To help farmers and landowners deliver environmental and landscape benefits, Natural England has opened the Countryside Stewardship Hedgerows and Boundaries Grant, a standalone capital grant of up to £5,000.
The deadline for applications is 30 April. Benefits may be obtained for capital items such as hedge planting, laying and coppicing, earth bank restoration stone-faced bank repair and restoration, and stone wall restoration.
A woodland creation grant has also been opened. Call us if you need help with your application or deciding your eligibility.
Contact: Matthew Sawdon, 01233 506268
- This article was first published in the Spring 2016 edition of our quarterly newsletter Outlook