EPA prosecutes a Pig Farmer

On 22 July 2004 the Environmental Protection Agency prosecuted a Pig Farmer  at Cavan District Court.  He pleaded guilty to landspreading that was not in accordance with Nutrient Management Plans and not maintaining a slurry register.  He pleaded guilty to three charges in all.

The court imposed fines totalling €900 in all for the three charges.  The amount of €4,100 was awarded towards the EPA’s costs.