Autumn pilot scheduled for Sustainable Farming Incentive scheme

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The government has pledged to pursue a sustainable approach to agriculture policy following Brexit
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The government has pledged to pursue a sustainable approach to agriculture policy following Brexit

Defra confirms pilot project for landmark scheme will allow farmers to choose from a range of standards based on specific features of the natural environment such as grassland, hedgerows, water bodies or woodland

A new scheme designed to reward farmers for managing their land in a nature friendly manner that promotes clean air and water and contributes to efforts to tackle climate change will be launched later...

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