A young farmer has received a £45k payout after the Rural Payments Agency gave him the wrong advice on his single farm payment application. The farmer, aged in his 20s from Herefordshire, tried to have his entitlements for the Single Payment Scheme (SPS) changed permanently from his grandparent’s name in 2011. To do so, he needed to send the RPA an RLE1 form. But when his farm secretary called up the RPA to make the change, she was told there […]
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