Farmer's field destroyed after teens light fireworkJuly 28, 2020, 9:12 a.m.
A group of teenagers playing with firecrackers are being blamed for a blaze which destroyed 30,000 square metres of a...
Walker shocked after seeing farmer hang dead crows on poleJune 3, 2020, 9:32 a.m.
A walker in canton Solothurn says he was shocked after a farmer used dead crows as a scarecrow.
Free carrots in canton Zurich!Dec. 20, 2019, 9:32 a.m.
A farmer in canton Zurich says anyone is welcome to go to his field and take as many carrots as they like.
Farmer sentenced to jail for self-justice lock-upOct. 2, 2019, 9:32 a.m.
A Bernese farmer is fighting a one-year prison sentence after he locked up a potential thief in his cellar for two ho...
Farmer unable to plough as cars left parked on fieldJune 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 canMay 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 goatsDec. 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 UriJune 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 fieldsMay 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 mistreatmentMay 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 cashFeb. 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 slaughterNov. 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 SwitzerlandJune 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 lightningJune 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 bountyApril 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 starveOct. 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 LucerneJuly 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...