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yin ewe

Livestock Farmer
Co Antrim
We’re in deogration so no other choice but would have been easier to red the tanks out with a splash plate no doubt about it but the rest of the year it’s fine

Is there much hassle/paperwork with the derogation? Currently export slurry to keep us under 170, but with fertiliser price going up might be useful to be able to keep more.

Update on the Sustainable Farming Incentive pilot

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Update on the Sustainable Farming Incentive pilot

Written by Lisa Applin

In July, we opened the applications window for farmers to join our Sustainable Farming Incentive pilot.

The Sustainable Farming Incentive is 1 of the 3 new environmental land management schemes. It sits alongside the future Local Nature Recovery and Landscape Recovery schemes.

Through the Sustainable Farming Incentive, farmers will be paid for environmentally sustainable actions – ones that are simple to do and do not require previous agri-environment scheme experience.

We are piloting the scheme to...