Cash flow support for new sheep farming entrants

New entrants to the sheep farming industry can now benefit from a scheme to provide cash flow support. British Wool has introduced an initiative that will provide eligible producers with upfront payments worth 100% of their annual clip value for the first two years of...

New Countryside Stewardship offers to boost biodiversity

Four new Countryside Stewardship offers have been introduced for farmers and land managers to boost biodiversity and help protect and enhance farmland and the countryside. The four new offers are Online Arable Offer, Lowland Grazing Offer, Upland Offer and Mixed...

Worcestershire LEADER grants

Grants ranging from £2,500 to £50,000 remain available for farming businesses looking to develop in Worcestershire. Your idea must make a contribution to the rural economy; either directly by creating or safeguarding jobs and/or growing a business or indirectly...

Launch of Countryside Productivity Small Grant Scheme

George Eustice (Minister of State for Agriculture, Fisheries and Food), has announced the launch of the Countryside Productivity Small Grant (CPSG) Scheme. • The initial offer is for £15 million of small grants of between £3,000 and £12,000 for a range of equipment...