Fight agri crime in Mid-Ulster

FARMERS can now have vital resources to help fight criminal activity in Mid-Ulster.

Mid Ulster DUP MLA, Ian McCrea has called upon farmers in the area to sign up to Farmwatch and avail of the trailer tagging event taking place at Coagh Sports Centre on Friday, May 10.

Farmwatch is designed to help protect equipment and deter criminals from targeting your premises.

Anyone who signs up to Farmwatch will avail of text/email alert, an assets register database, trailer marking, data tag and Farmwatch signage.

The trailer marking takes 15ā€“20 minutes and to ensure things run smoothly on the day everyone will receive a time slot to help avoid delays. It is also imperative that the sides of your trailer are clean. Everything but the data tagging is free.

ā€œI ask that you contact my office on 028 867 64952 or email so we can book you in,ā€ added Mr McCrea.