FARMING INVESTMENT FUND – DUE TO OPEN AT END OF OCTOBER
Get ready for the launch of the Farming Investment Fund by the end of October. There will be two grant schemes:
Small grants: The Farming Equipment and Technology Fund (FETF) will be similar to the CP Small Grant scheme and based on standard costs for a range of specified farm equipment. Defra have been reviewing the list of eligible items and the range of grant funding available.
Large grants: The Farming Transformation Fund (FTF) will provide grants towards the cost of more substantial investments in:
- sustainable water management
- precision agriculture
This will be a two stage application process with an initial Expression of Interest.