Monaghan

More than 1,000 trees planted at Monaghan primary schools

More than 1,000 trees planted at Monaghan primary schools

More than 1,000 trees were donated to and planted in 44 different primary schools across Co. Monaghan this month by...

May 19, 2022

No-one injured after pig truck overturns in Monaghan

No-one injured after pig truck overturns in Monaghan

Gardaí and emergency services attended the scene of a single-vehicle road traffic incident in Monaghan today (Tuesday, March 29), which...

March 29, 2022

Gardaí in Cavan and Monaghan stress sheep worrying reports

Gardaí in Cavan and Monaghan stress sheep worrying reports

Gardaí in counties Cavan and Monaghan have publicly highlighted recent reports of incidents of dogs worrying sheep. In a post...

January 15, 2022

Temporary Control Zone for NI after third bird flu detection in Monaghan

Temporary Control Zone for NI after third bird flu detection in Monaghan

A Temporary Control Zone (TCZ-B) has been declared in Northern Ireland effective immediately, following the confirmation of Avian Influenza H5N1...

December 1, 2021

Pics: Emergency services tackle 2 large gorse fires

Pics: Emergency services tackle 2 large gorse fires

Emergency services had to be called in to tackle large gorse fires in two separate rural areas in counties Monaghan...

July 26, 2021

Lorry drawing bales goes up in smoke in Monaghan

Lorry drawing bales goes up in smoke in Monaghan

A lorry drawing bales of hay went up in smoke in Co. Monaghan earlier today (Friday, July 23) with local...

July 23, 2021

Cause of Monaghan hay barn fire still unknown

Cause of Monaghan hay barn fire still unknown

The cause of a fire at a hay barn in Co. Monaghan late last week has yet to be determined,...

June 23, 2021

Umbilical slurry pipe stolen from Monaghan yard

Umbilical slurry pipe stolen from Monaghan yard

Investigations are ongoing following the theft of umbilical slurry pipe from a yard in Co. Monaghan. The pipe is believed...

February 15, 2021

Calf dumped near lake in Monaghan ‘particularly shocking’ due to past botulism cases

Calf dumped near lake in Monaghan ‘particularly shocking’ due to past botulism cases

Earlier this month, Monaghan County Council received a complaint about a dead calf dumped beside Annachree Lake near Shantonagh in...

July 25, 2020

Residence, land and forestry up for grabs with entitlements – in Co. Monaghan

Residence, land and forestry up for grabs with entitlements – in Co. Monaghan

Crosbie and Graham Auctioneers offers for sale by private treaty a valuable residential roadside farm. Located at Coolartragh and Pullans,...

July 9, 2020

Over 500,000 egg-producing hens culled in Monaghan

Over 500,000 egg-producing hens culled in Monaghan

Over 500,000 egg-producing hens have been culled in Co. Monaghan since the beginning of an outbreak of bird flu (avian...

April 28, 2020

Bird flu: ‘This has the potential to leave no Irish eggs in the country’

Bird flu: ‘This has the potential to leave no Irish eggs in the country’

In early March, it was reported that a case of bird flu had been discovered in a commercial poultry flock...

April 16, 2020

Concerns raised following land subsidence above old mine

Concerns raised following land subsidence above old mine

A patch of land that recently subsided over an old underground mine has been brought to the attention of a...

January 22, 2020

Minister opens new €20m dairy formula facility in Monaghan

Minister opens new €20m dairy formula facility in Monaghan

Newbaze Ireland’s new €20 million dairy formula facility was officially opened by Minister for Business, Enterprise and Innovation Heather Humphreys...

November 18, 2019

2 cows killed in hit-and-run incident

2 cows killed in hit-and-run incident

Additional reporting by Breifne O’Brien Members of An Garda Síochána have begun investigations after two cows were killed in a...

September 13, 2019

Hedge-cutter stolen from low-loader in farmyard

Hedge-cutter stolen from low-loader in farmyard

Members of An Garda Síochána are investigating the theft of a hedge-cutter from a low-loader in a farmyard in Co....

August 1, 2019

Diesel wash waste removed by authorities in Monaghan

Diesel wash waste removed by authorities in Monaghan

Two IBC tanks of diesel wash waste were recently removed by local authorities from Co. Monaghan. The two tanks, weighing...

May 9, 2019

Department vets to address regional farmer meeting on TB

Department vets to address regional farmer meeting on TB

Department of Agriculture veterinary officials will be in attendance at a farmers’ meeting on the issue of bovine TB being...

May 3, 2019