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#Fertiliser

# fertiliser - Saturday 18 March, 2017

Jail for IRA man caught with half-tonne of fertiliser in van as he headed to 'drinking session'

He was sentenced to four-and-a-half years imprisonment for IRA membership on Thursday.

# fertiliser - Friday 19 April, 2013

Tragedies sparked by fertiliser explosions around the world

In 1947, another explosion in Texas claimed 581 lives and is considered the deadliest industrial accident in US history.

# fertiliser - Thursday 18 April, 2013

The 5 at 5: Thursday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

VIDEO: Live local TV news coverage of the Texas explosion Texas This post contains videos

VIDEO: Live local TV news coverage of the Texas explosion

Watch live video from the local CBS affiliate in Dallas-Fort Worth as it covers the explosion at a chemical plant in West.

Several killed, and over 100 injured, in explosion at Texas fertiliser plant Texas This post contains videos

Several killed, and over 100 injured, in explosion at Texas fertiliser plant

A fertiliser plant in West, Texas, exploded following a fire – damaging buildings several blocks away.

# fertiliser - Sunday 29 July, 2012

Column: Make no mistake - it is time to make beef-eating taboo

Being a regular steak consumer should be considered more environmentally egregious than being an SUV driver, writes Frank Armstrong.

# fertiliser - Tuesday 29 May, 2012

Fertiliser bomb blamed for Kenyan blast

The FBI has joined the investigation into the blast, which ripped through a building full of small shops, wounding 33 people yesterday.

# fertiliser - Monday 9 April, 2012

Column: We should be wary of GM foods, if the past has taught us anything

In the past received wisdom was to blanket our fields in chemicals, writes Walter Ryan-Purcell – so what does that tell us for today?

# fertiliser - Wednesday 27 July, 2011

The 9 at 9: Wednesday

Nine things you need to know by 9am: Government may ban smoking in cars, man charged over assault on Irishman in Canberra, and the fishy tale of some Christchurch quake survivors…

# fertiliser - Monday 27 June, 2011

Two men still being questioned over large explosives find

The arrests took place at a bomb-making factory manufacturing weapons for a dissident republican faction, according to reports.

# fertiliser - Monday 20 June, 2011

Monaghan factory ordered to close because of foul pong

The smell from the factory, manufacturing fertiliser pellets, could be detected half-a-mile away.