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Farmer who died in tractor crash found liable for not having yellow beacon
Anne O'Donoghue
Darren James sued William Wilson’s estate for injuries resulting from the road traffic accident.
22 May 2024 News
Grassland Agro to pay former worker €128,000 for injury
Jerzy Salek injured his back while at work on 15 April 2019.
22 May 2024 News
Farmer settles for royalties due on their farm saved seed
The PVDO said the farmer agreed to pay all royalties on cereal seed sown in a number of years, along with the legal costs incurred.
Nitrofert fined €350,000 over fatal workplace accident
The fine was imposed at Wexford Circuit Criminal Court over the accident which occurred at Nitrofert Ltd at Raheen, New Ross, Co Kilkenny on 11 October 2019.
15 May 2024 News
Case against Edenmore Meats over €2.7m debt settled
The collapse of Edenmore Meats left many farmers in hardship, it was claimed in court. Aodhan Ó Faoláin reports.
14 May 2024 News
News round-up from Northern Ireland
Weekly round-up of news from the farming industry in Northern Ireland.
Diageo's Newbridge plant clears final hurdle
Following the withdrawal of a High Court challenge to planning approval, Diageo will commence construction of a €200m brewery in Newbridge.
1 May 2024 News
RHI discussed behind closed doors by MLAs
The body that represents the RHI accredited boiler owners has said it “will use all legal and political avenues” to protect its members.
17 April 2024 Northern Ireland
News round-up from Northern Ireland
Weekly round-up of news from the farming industry in Northern Ireland.
17 April 2024 Northern Ireland
High Court blocks further work at Donegal wind farm
Planree’s Meenbog Windfarm on the Donegal-Tyrone border has been in gestation since 2013.
17 April 2024 News
Magnier’s request for further Barne documents ‘not a fishing expedition’
The legal team of Coolmore-boss John Magnier has been granted access to documents and communications relating to Barne Estate’s discussions on disposing the estate up to 1 December 2023.
9 April 2024 News
Brothers jailed over Christmas tractor rampage in Kilkenny
Brendan Furlong reports on an assault and theft which took place in the Ballygurteen and Castlewarren areas of Co Kilkenny on Christmas Day 2022.
3 April 2024 News