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NEWS

Welcome to the latest news from Vickers & Barrass.

Major announcements from DEFRA

What will the changes and emerging new schemes mean for your farm?

Vickers & Barrass announced as consultant for AHDB’s free Farm Business Review funded by Defra

Call us now to apply for your free review.

DEFRA releases further details about how the SFI scheme will operate in 2022.

All BPS claimants will be eligible for SFI, how this will benefit your farm?

DEFRA announce new funding scheme to assist farmers' productivity.

Defra have released a new scheme where farmers can apply from the government’s £27 million pound fund to assist with productivity.

Evaluating the cost of production for farmers

Latest DEFRA data shows how agricultural outputs vary across the UK but input management can manage variable costs.

How could the new Farming Rules for Water impact your farm business?

The media are discussing the COP 26 environment agenda and future implications, what should you be considering on farm now?

5 Reasons why you should read Defra's UK Evidence pack

DEFRA has updated its UK Evidence Pack containing infographics on 12 main areas of agriculture - from the structure of the industry through to the environment and here's why we think its a good read. 

FARMING RULES for WATER (FRfW)

Now is a good time to reflect on the RPS 252 issued by the Environment Agency regarding applying organic manure onto land in the autumn. 

We are seeking an exceptional individual to join our team

Farm Business Consultant – Environmental/Grants Specialist

Due to retirement, Vickers & Barrass are currently accepting applications for a Farm Business Consultant.

 

England Woodland Creation Offer (EWCO 2021)

Get support to create woodland using the England Woodland Creation Offer.

Funding boost for farmers to tackle water pollution

Farmers are to be given additional advice and support to help them access a range of solutions to reduce pollution.

The Agricultural Transition Period; further funding available for Farmers and Land Managers

Farming in Protected Landscapes - North Pennines AONB

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