Farmer unable to plough as cars left parked on field

Farmer unable to plough as cars left parked on field

June 12, 2019, 9:29 a.m.
In farmer in canton Aargau says he won’t be so tolerant of parked cars on his field next year.
Cow dies after eating drinks can

Cow dies after eating drinks can

May 8, 2019, 6:10 a.m.
A farmer in canton Fribourg is appealing to motorists not to throw rubbish from their cars after a 9-year-old dairy c...
Wildlife officers conduct humane shooting of five goats

Wildlife officers conduct humane shooting of five goats

Dec. 12, 2018, 9:21 a.m.
Cantonal wildlife officers had to shoot five goats, including three kids, that had been left on the mountains by a fa...
Farmers complain about new road rules in Uri

Farmers complain about new road rules in Uri

June 26, 2018, 7:12 a.m.
Uri cantonal police are under fire for not allowing farmers taking their cows to their summer grazing sites in Ticino...
Drones to save fawns in fields

Drones to save fawns in fields

May 30, 2018, 6:08 a.m.
Farmers are using drones equipped with thermal imagery cameras to find newly born fawns in the fields.
Farmer jailed for animal mistreatment

Farmer jailed for animal mistreatment

May 1, 2018, 8:51 a.m.
A farmer from canton Solothurn will be going to jail after allowing some of his cows to starve to death.
Thief refuses to return stolen cash

Thief refuses to return stolen cash

Feb. 1, 2018, 11:35 a.m.
A robber whole stole CHF 200 from a farm shop in canton Aargau was given the chance of avoid charges, but blew it.
Basel checks legality of public pig slaughter

Basel checks legality of public pig slaughter

Nov. 15, 2017, 9:40 a.m.
Basel authorities are investigating to see if the public slaughter of two pigs was legal. At the end of last month a ...
Move to ban pesticides in Switzerland

Move to ban pesticides in Switzerland

June 30, 2017, 7:12 a.m.
Pesticides may be banned in Switzerland. A group have launched an initiative to stop the use of synthetic pesticid...
15 cows killed by lightning

15 cows killed by lightning

June 30, 2017, 6:57 a.m.
Following yesterday’s news a man had been struck by lightning in Geneva – farmers in canton Sankt Gallen ...
Aargau village offers dead mouse bounty

Aargau village offers dead mouse bounty

April 21, 2017, 8:12 a.m.
A village in canton Aargau is offering one franc fifty for each dead mouse rodent hunters take to the village hall.
Farmer could face cruelty charges after cows starve

Farmer could face cruelty charges after cows starve

Oct. 31, 2016, 5:17 a.m.
A dairy farmer in Canton Valais is likely to face charges of animal cruelty after 2 cows were left to die of starvati...
Police hunt for vandals who spray painted a pig in Lucerne

Police hunt for vandals who spray painted a pig in Lucerne

July 21, 2016, 9:14 a.m.
A farmer in the canton of Lucerne woke up to find his barn…. and pig spray painted by vandals. Police are sti...
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