How to apply for a share of the £20 million available to increase productivity and sustainability in crop and ruminant agriculture systems through the Industrial Strategy Challenge Fund.
With the recent drought tormenting the UK there has been guidance related to cross compliance and other schemes published to outline the ways the government are supporting the industry in this time of crisis.
There are a series of capital grants available under the Glastir Small Grants Scheme, which provides money for farmers and landowners to boost their land’s environmental benefits.
DEFRA launch the Countryside Productivity Scheme to claim up to 40% of eligible equipment and machinery.
The Countryside Stewardship scheme has opened for farmers and land managers to request application packs, for agreements to start in 2019.
Prime Minister Theresa May and Environment Secretary Michael Gove launch the Government’s 25 year Environment Plan.
DEFRA release information on new regulations that will affect all farmers, not just those who claim basic payment.
The euro exchange rate for calculating BPS 2017 payments has been set.
Our BPS Specialist, Ellen Barber, talks about the greening rule changes that will come into effect on 1st January 2018 but also affect autumn 2017 sown crops.
Diversifying your farm means more legislation, make sure you're up to date with the regulations.