Hot on the heels of BPS applications, a range of grants are available to farmers and land managers within the River Stour catchment who adopt practices that reduce phosphorus inputs to farmland in the Blackmore Vale and Middle Stour areas.
Designed to prevent soil erosion and buffer watercourses from run-off, the grants can be used for:
Additionally, within a slightly wider area, farmers and land managers can submit expressions of interest for funding to:
Will Cairns, Graduate Surveyor in Symonds & Sampson’s Sturminster Newton office can provide further information on the funding criteria ahead of a closing date for applications on 23 May 2022. Contact him by email or on 01258 472244.