In the Agricultural Transition Plan, we said we believe there is a way for the industry to increase productivity in an environmentally sustainable way without relying on Direct Payments. In this post, I'll give an overview of the fund.
Prior to joining Defra, Gordon worked in the dairy industry managing a 250-cow Cheshire dairy herd.
Gordon now leads work on developing the new Farming Investment Fund.
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