Secretary of State Speech, George Eustice address the OFC 2022 delegation. "Today, I can also announce that we are increasing the payment rates for countryside stewardship by around 30%." Watch the announcement from the Secretary of State, George Eustice.
We've produced this film to share knowledge from farmer led research looking at various drought resilient pastures in the east of the UK.
You can watch it here:
It would be interesting to hear who else has had a positive result from lucerne? What learnings you have made? And if any businesses in the drier east would be tempted to grow lucerne/adapt sheep into their arable system after watching this?