Grant Schemes Currently Open?

Seems there is a new bit on the forum. So, what schemes are actually open the for full or part funding for farm development?
Morning, please see attached our guide to the Farming equipment & technology fund that we can help with

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Chris F

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Ace. I'm led to think that the only "big money" grants are for water efficiency / protection.

I think you will be surprised then. Two competitions ended on 1st December just gone:
  • Farming Innovation Programme - £1m-£3m - Small R&D partnerships
  • Feasibility Projects - £200k to £500k - To test feasibility of early stage solutions


I’m a modest man.

£150 per acre/year to stop me from flailing things that some don’t want flailed, and spraying some things that more folks don’t want sprayed.

I’ll let the drains go too and be a welcoming habilitation for ducks.

The 8 acres of pasture Ill have left after 10 years I’ll farm with fluffy native cows with a £500 per head incentive.

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HSENI names new farm safety champions

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Written by William Kellett from Agriland

The Health and Safety Executive for Northern Ireland (HSENI) alongside the Farm Safety Partnership (FSP), has named new farm safety champions and commended the outstanding work on farm safety that has been carried out in the farming community in the last 20 years.

Two of these champions are Malcom Downey, retired principal inspector for the Agri/Food team in HSENI and Harry Sinclair, current chair of the Farm Safety Partnership and former president of the Ulster Farmers’ Union (UFU).

Improving farm safety is the key aim of HSENI’s and the FSP’s work and...