Stack of bank notes and coins
More than one-third of farmers in England will receive their basic payment on the first day of the payment window, which opens next week, the government has announced. Some 30,000 farmers – equivalent to about 35% of all eligible claimants in England – will receive their full 2015 Basic Payment Scheme (BPS) payment in their bank account on Tuesday (1 December), said the Rural Payments Agency (RPA). RPA chief executive Mark Grimshaw said: “We have been working seven days a […]
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