Donegal hardest hit with cattle thefts last year

 

Donegal was hardest hit last year by cattle thefts from farms.

Figures show that 26 cattle were stolen from farms in the county in 2020 over 1,000 reported stolen nationwide.

There were also a significant number of trailers stolen and many instances, taken across the border.

News Correspondent with the Irish Farmers Journal Hannah Quinn-Mulligan says while both the Gardai and the PSNI are working tirelessly on the issue, farmers can also implement some preventative measures: