To join farming (trial coming in 2022)
Don't forget, you can also get free business advice through the Future Farming Resilience Fund.
Visit Funding for Farmers on GOV.UK. It contains details of new schemes and links to apply.
You can read more about our future farming plans in the following publications:
Payments for Farming booklet
The Payments for Farmers booklet contains details of new funding opportunities. It replaces the previous 'Farming is Changing booklet'.
Payments for Farming leaflet
The Payments for Farmers leaflet contains an overview of new funding opportunities. It replaces the previous 'Farming is Changing leaflet'.
How the Sustainable Farming Incentive works
The Sustainable Farming Incentive leaflet provides an overview of how the scheme works.
The Agricultural Transition Plan
The Agricultural Transition Plan sets out the changes we are going to make to agricultural policy in England from 1 January 2021. It also covers what these changes will mean for farmers and land managers.
Agricultural Transition Plan: June 2021 progress update
The June 2021 progress update also covers further details of the early roll out of the Sustainable Farming Incentive ahead of the scheme opening in Spring 2022. This includes eligibility and how farmers can be rewarded through the scheme.
The Trade and Agriculture Commission
The Trade and Agriculture Commission will advise the government on how to make sure UK farmers do not face unfair competition nor have their high animal welfare and production standards undermined. It will also find new export opportunities for the UK agricultural industry – in particular for small and medium-sized enterprises.
Learn more about our schemes through podcasts and Q&A sessions. Catch up on previous sessions.