The Countryside Stewardship Facilitation Fund supports individuals who bring together groups of farmers, foresters and other land managers to improve environmental outcomes in their local area. It is a fund for those interested in a landscape-scale approach and group working to deliver environmental benefits.
Each group will have a facilitator for the 3-year agreement, to organise activities and bring support, advice and training to the group, which will help the group achieve their goals.
The application window for the Facilitation Fund is open now until 25 January 2024.
In this workshop, we will:
This workshop is part of the Future Farming Resilience programme & is available to any farmer or land manager in Devon, Somerset, Dorset, or Cornwall currently in receipt of BPS payments.
To be eligible to participate in the Future Farming Resilience project and receive subsequent 1:1 support or attend further workshops, you will be required to complete a Monitoring Information form. Forms will be provided by your advisor, at a workshop, or emailed to you after an online workshop. Please ensure forms are completed swiftly. Please be aware that BIP may limit further access to specialist workshops or 1:1 advice, if the form is not completed.