A drink processing factory© Alex Maguire/REX/Shutterstock
Farmers in England who invest in projects that will create jobs and growth in the rural economy may be eligible for a grant of between £35,000 and £170,000 under Defra’s Growth Programme. A total of £120m has been made available to fund the programme, which offers grants to farmers and small businesses investing in either food processing (£48m), rural tourism infrastructure (£39m) or business development (£33m) projects. Charles Trotman, senior business and economics adviser for the Country Land and Business […]