OUR LATEST NEWS
This week Defra have issued their policy guidance setting out the transition away from EU based rules, towards a UK system. It sets out the latest information on farming policy in England from 1 January 2021 and gives information to help farmers and those in the farming industry might need to get ready for the coming changes.
This week saw a landmark day in agricultural law, with the passing through Parliament of the Agriculture Bill. Previously dictated to by the EU, this, the first Agriculture Bill since 1947, promises to help farmers stay competitive, increase productivity, invest in new technology and seek a fairer return from the marketplace
The popular Severn Trent STEPS grant is familiar to many farmers across our region. The scheme has reopened and provides a wide range of options to farmers for infrasructure investments and land management items to improve water quality, soil health and the wider environment – find out if you are eligible to apply.
See what we’ve been up to and some examples of our recent successes.