The new national lockdown has put additional pressure on farmers with tourism accommodation or who sell to the hospitality sector. The Chancellor has announced a grant worth up to £9,000 for businesses in the retail, hospitality and leisure sectors. This is aimed at those paying business rates but there is also a discretionary fund to support other impacted businesses. Read the announcement here and contact your Local Authority for details. Note these schemes tend to have very short application windows.
A summary of the current COVID support schemes are in the following briefing: