John Hoey

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John Hoey at Annacroft livestock farm outside Carrickmacross, Co Monaghan. Photograph: Pat Byrne

The bankruptcy term of a farmer, who was at the centre of an incident in Co Monaghan last year in which five of his cattle were shot by soldiers, coul(...)

John Hoey at his Annacroft livestock farm outside Carrickmacross, Co Monaghan.  Photograph: Pat Byrne

A Co Monaghan pub owner and farmer who had cattle shot dead in July by an Army marksman was fined by a judge at Carrickmacross District Court on Wedne(...)

Carrickmacross District Court: it is alleged by Louth County Council  that farmer John Hoey polluted water at Corcreaghy, Dundalk,  last September.

A farmer who had five cattle shot on his land in Co Monaghan during a bankruptcy seizure earlier this month, is facing allegations of pollution. John(...)

John Hoey at his Annacroft livestock farm outside Carrickmacross, Co Monaghan. The five remaining cattle on his land were shot by soldiers. Photograph: Pat Byrne

Bankruptcy officer Chris Lehane required “a significant armed detachment of An Garda Síochána” to search the property of the man at the centre of the (...)

File Image: The killing of five heifers by Defence Forces soldiers during a bankruptcy seizure on a farm in Co Monaghan on Tuesday has been described as ‘pretty horrific’ by an animal rights group. Photograph: Getty Images.

The killing of five heifers by Defence Forces soldiers during a bankruptcy seizure on a farm in Co Monaghan on Tuesday has been described as “pretty h(...)

Most of John Hoey’s herd was removed, but five animals proved difficult to catch and, with the approval of the Department of Agriculture, were shot in situ.

Five heifers were shot dead by soldiers on a farm in Co Monaghan on Tuesday as part of a bankruptcy seizure, it has emerged. The Red Limousin heifers(...)