Farming News

Flood Prevention Grants

Water management - Flood Management

Applications for the Flood Prevention Grants close 15 February 2017 Defra and Natural England are extending availability to apply for flood prevention grants in response to required actions outlined in Flood Action Plans in response to the storms in Dec 2015. Flood Prevention Grants The flood prevention grants are part of the Countryside Stewardship Facilitation Fund with up to £720,000 available to encourage groups of farmers, foresters, and other land managers to develop natural flood management defenses on their land.…

Rural Development Grants

Rural Development Grants

£120 million will be made available for rural development grants the Secretary of State announced at the Oxford Farming Conference. The rural development grants are available to support farmers grow their businesses and increase job opportunities in rural areas. Applications for the next round of RDPE funding will soon be open to farm owners and rural businesses to enhance growth, develop new products and reach new export markets as well support startup farmers and rural businesses. The rural development grants have…

Water Grant for Welsh Farmers

Water Grant - Welsh Farmers

Welsh farmers can now apply for a water grant to support farm water management from Glastir Small Grants Scheme. The water grant application expression of interest started on the 12th of December until 11.59 on the 27th of January 2017. The scheme supports the Welsh Government’s initiative to improve agricultural water management. Available activities under the water grant fall into two categories – The improvement of water quality such as the use of cross drains, gutters and downpipes to separate…

Biofilm Prevention & Removal

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  Farming Grants: Water Grant for Welsh Farmers Sustainable Farming Grants Flood Prevention Grants Rural Development Grants Farm Development Grants Severn Trent Environmental Protection Scheme (STEPS)   Agrismart provides Water Management aimed at providing an ROI of around 36 months. Agrismart’s water management is over 75% self-sustainable. Providing an alternative source of water to mains incorporating rainwater harvesting, zero energy pump, water treatment, water storage and water system installation. Providing your agricultural business with a complete agricultural water management solution and alternative to mains…

Agricultural Water Management with Water Treatment

Agricultural Water Management

Agricultural Water Management Agrismart has developed a complete agricultural water management solution as an alternative to mains water. With the effects of climate change and increased demand both affecting water availability and driving up costs, Agrismart has developed a complete alternative to mains. Agrismart is keen to cut farm inputs, improve efficiency and increase profits. As well as providing sustainability, self-sufficiency & freedom from mains water supply, which also supports the issue of water shortage.…

What is Rainwater Harvesting?

What is Rainwater Harvesting? Rainwater harvesting is using natural resources to your advantage. We pay a fortune for mains water to be supplied to our farms without considering the other options available to supply water. In essence, we are paying for something we already have an abundance of all over the UK. Rain hits our roofs, goes down the gutter and straight down the drain. That is your money just being washed away while you continue to pay for a different…