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DEFRA reveals the transition to the ELM Scheme
DEFRA has revealed the transition to the ELM Scheme and the phasing out of BPS from 2021 to 2027.
The following initiatives will be available as part of ELMS:
- The Sustainable Farming Incentive
- Local Nature Recovery
- Landscape Recovery
DEFRA will also be offering a range of support mechanisms to help farmers get their business ready for the agricultural transition.
The Lump Sum Option will also be introduced to allow farmers to retire.
Please CLICK HERE to read our news bulletin regarding DEFRA’s transition plan and the above interventions.
The full publications of ‘The Path to Sustainable Farming’ and ‘Farming is Changing’ can be read on the DEFRA website.