Farm Grants

*The Farm Grants scheme has now closed*

 

What type of projects have received support?

  • Projects that conserve or restore on-farm habitats. Examples include wet areas, ponds, hedgerows and hedgerow trees.
  • Projects that tackle pollution on the farm (that potentially affect the wider environment).
  • Projects that welcome visitors onto the farm and help local people better understand modern farming.
  • Specialist advice from a consultant, or training on issues affecting the farm environment.

 

 

 


Want to know more? Speak to...

Matt Jones - Wetland and Farm Advisor
T: 01743 284285
E: mattj@shropshirewildlifetrust.org.uk


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