Mid-Tier Stewardship Window Now Open

Now is a good time to apply for a new 5-year Countryside Stewardship agreement that offers attractive returns for extending benefits to wildlife through both land based and capital options. Applications are now open with a number of different options for you to consider; Mid-Tier, Higher-Tier, Water Capital Only and Wildlife Offers. By applying this […]

How Can You Reduce Your Greenhouse Gas (GHG) Emissions?

With the agricultural industry coming under attack and taking the blame for Climate Change, I decided to undertake a little of my own research to understand the depths to which the industry contributes. Professor Mithloehner discussed this topic during one of his recent conferences in Kentucky stating that the biggest issue “was the lack of […]

The Importance of Planning a Stewardship

With the Mid-Tier Stewardship application deadline only 2 months away it is time to begin thinking about annual options and capital items.  Due to the different rules and regulations that come with holding a stewardship agreement, it is hugely important to plan ahead and ensure that all the options selected can be easily managed thus […]

Cotswolds LEADER Grant Funding to Re-Open

We have been contacted by the team Leader at Cotswolds LEADER Programme to inform us that the grant programme may re-open for new Expressions of Interest for a two-week window in early March 2019.  A final decision will be made on Wednesday 27 February 2019.  All projects will then have to be approved and contracted […]