SFI Scheme: How to Prepare and Submit a Successful Application

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The Sustainable Farming Incentive is Defra's flagship offering to the farming community. The Sustainable Farming Incentive is available to the farming community, rewarding farmers for environmental benefits provided through their land management practices. As the area-based Basic Payment Scheme is phased out, SFI represents an important consideration for farmers seeking to maximise farm income. For farmers who choose to enter ... Read More

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Farm Business Funding: Update on Latest Grants, Schemes and SFI

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Stay up to date with developments in agriculture to navigate the Agricultural Transition. As farmers in the South West move away from Basic Payments, many have taken advantage of the free support available under the Defra-funded Future Farming Resilience scheme. With the pace of information change, however, it is both increasingly difficult and more important to stay abreast of developments ... Read More

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Excel for your Farm Business

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Learn how to use Excel to support your farm business by creating spreadsheets, managing information and keeping records Excel is one of the most important tools for Farm Admin. The workshop will teach you the basics of using Excel to support your farm business with creating spreadsheets, managing information, and keeping records. We will explore how Excel can be used ... Read More

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Fully Funded Solar and Battery Installations for Farms

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At Bloom Renewables we are implementing solutions that provide energy security for farms across the South West. Farms are the backbone of our community. Until the end of March 2024, DEFRA is offering to fully fund 25% of the costs for solar-battery installations on farms like yours. Through our trusted finance partner, Smart Ease, we're equipped to provide a comprehensive ... Read More

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Rural Support: Finance & Technology

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Exploring finance and technology. Guest speakers to be announced Overview The Rural Support and Wellbeing project, run by the Heart of the South West Trading Standards service, aims to raise awareness of the rural support services available to the farming community, through specialist workshops and representation at rural events, such as livestock markets and agricultural shows. This project is being ... Read More

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The Latest Farm Grants Update

Williams Hall Dark Lane, Stoke Saint Gregory, Somerset, United Kingdom

Update on grants and funding schemes available to farming businesses This free workshop provides up-to-date information to farmers aiming to build farm business resilience and profitability. We review how new and existing funding schemes, such as the Sustainable Farming Incentive and Countryside Stewardship, have changed, and how those schemes could apply to your farm and build your business. We also ... Read More

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Biodiversity Net Gain: An Introduction for Farmers and Landowners

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Biodiversity net gain (BNG) is a way to contribute to the recovery of nature. Biodiversity net gain (BNG) is a new piece of legislation that forces developers to contribute to nature recovery, by ensuring that biodiversity is left in a measurably better state, after a development than before. Where developers cannot deliver a 10% increase in biodiversity on their site, ... Read More

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The Latest Farm Grants Update

Nunney Village Hall Berry Hill, Nunney, Frome, Somerset, United Kingdom

This free workshop provides up-to-date information to farmers aiming to build farm business resilience and profitability. We review how new and existing funding schemes, such as the Sustainable Farming Incentive and Countryside Stewardship, have changed, and how those schemes could apply to your farm and build your business. We also outline other schemes and grants that may apply to your ... Read More

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Exploring SFI Options for Your Farm in 2024

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With the reduction of income from the Basic Payment Scheme over the next few years, all farmers are considering how to develop their businesses. With the reduction of income from the Basic Payment Scheme over the next few years, all farmers are considering how to develop their businesses. With the reduction of income from the Basic Payment Scheme over the ... Read More

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