Displaying items by tag: conviction

Wednesday, 14 May 2014 13:25

No helmet cops $15k fine

A MARLBOROUGH man has been fined $15,000 for not wearing a helmet while riding a quad bike at work – and for carrying a helmetless child as a passenger.

Published in General News
Monday, 19 August 2013 15:21

Herd manager broke tails

An Ashburton dairy herd manager has been convicted in the Ashburton District Court on serious animal welfare offences after the Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI) brought charges against him under the Animal Welfare Act 1999.

Published in General News
Thursday, 16 May 2013 11:05

Company upgrades too late

A company that owns a number of farms in South Waikato has been fined more than $30,000 for illegally discharging dairy effluent into the environment.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 28 November 2012 11:56

Conviction for illegal tagging

The conviction of a senior livestock agent in Blenheim serves as a warning that the illegal tagging of cattle will not be tolerated, says the Animal Health Board (AHB).

Published in General News
Tuesday, 21 August 2012 09:12

Conviction for biosecurity breach

A 58-year-old Chinese man was sentenced in Manukau District Court last week for trying to bring a variety of unauthorised plant seeds into New Zealand.

Published in General News

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