Essex Rivers Hub

New information on the future of England’s farming after Brexit has been released by Defra, and is available to download on the Essex Rivers Hub website.

The leaflet sets out the latest information on the intended changes to farming policy in England after the UK leaves the EU, and aims to give information to those working in the farming industry to get ready for the coming changes.

Topics covered include:

• Phasing out of Direct payments
• Rural Development Programme funding
• The transition from Countryside Stewardship agreements to the new Environmental Land Management (ELM) scheme
• Supply Chain transparency
• Tree and plant health
• Animal health
• Funding for animal welfare enhancements
• Investments support
• Funding for research and development

More information can be found on the UK government website.

Website key stakeholders:

Environment Agency logo      Essex Wildlife Trust logo           

Design by LTD Design Consultants and build by Garganey Consulting based on an original concept by Herts and Middlesex Wildlife Trust