February 2023

FiPL extension great news for Farmers

Farming in Protected Landscapes (FiPL) grants and funding streams provide farmers looking to improve biodiversity on their land financial assistance without many of the restrictions posed by government agri-environment schemes. The scheme has been developed by Defra, and, in Norfolk, is delivered locally through the Broads Authority and Norfolk Coast Partnership The good news is that the

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Changes to SFI and Countryside Stewardship explained

For anyone who has missed it there has been some change, movement and development to Defra’s offer to farmers under the new Environmental Land Management Schemes (ELMS). These changes have been in reaction to a lack of enthusiasm or sign up from farmers and following much negotiation between the farming community and Defra officials. Here

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