Capital Grant Scheme Opens for Farmer Applicants in March
grants of between £2,500 and £35,000 will be on offer from next month
to help farmers buy equipment to improve productivity.
of the Rural Development Programme, The Countryside Productivity scheme
will invest £141m over the course of the current Cap regime until 2020
on a range of support for farm and forestry businesses.
this first tranche of capital grant offers, £5m will be available to
farmers, foresters and other land managers to invest in equipment and
innovative technology (see list right). However the grants are
competitive so only the best submissions will be successful.
Read the rest on the Farmers Weekly website here.