The Sustainable Agriculture Capital Grant Scheme (SACGS) provides grant funding for farmers and crofters to purchase specific items of agricultural equipment.
As promised further details are now available at the link below, including a full list of qualifying items.
There is up to 50% (60% Highlands and Islands) funding available up to a maximum of £20,000 per business.
The main objectives/expected outcomes of the scheme are:
- protecting and improving the natural environment
- reducing greenhouse gas emissions from farming operations
- supporting sustainable farming
- supporting sustainable land use
The Scheme is now open for applications and the deadline is the 11th October 2020, get in touch with us if you want to know more or for help with your application. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or ring 07734043554.