£25 million has been made available for farmers to purchase equipment to improve the productivity of their Farm. The scheme is different to other parts of the Countryside Productivity scheme as it uses an online application process, which is targeted at supporting investment for specific pieces of Agricultural equipment. To learn more about it please click here.
WHO CAN APPLY?
Farmers in all sectors including:
HOW TO APPLY
Just go to: www.gov.uk/guidance/countryside-productivity-scheme then follow the links.
WHAT CAN WE APPLY FOR?
There is a full list of Equipment available in Annex 3 of the online Handbook. Some of this equipment include fixed cattle and sheep systems, manual crushes, squeeze crushes, mobile sheep systems, sheep handlers, EID readers and weigh equipment. Against each piece of equipment there will be a Standard cost, the grant will pay 40% of this cost, not of the cost you are invoiced for.
Carrs Billington have helped many Customers since the first CPSG was released – from helping with the online application process, advice on specific equipment, to making sure all paperwork is correct.
If you do have any problems with this, please feel free to contact:
Darren Clarkson 07970 494411
As always Carrs Billington are on hand to help, no question is a daft question