Penrith Monitor Farm: The Sustainable Farming Incentive and what it can offer you

Past Event - booking closed

Thursday, 15 February 2024

10:30am - 2:00pm

Cottage Wood Centre, 4 Pennine Way, Calthwaite, Penrith, Cumbria

CA11 9PL

Join us for a Penrith Monitor Farm meeting with host farmer Henry Scholefield, where we will be discussing the Sustainable Farming Incentive (SFI).

This meeting will cover

Agronomist Steven Gate, our guest speaker for the session, will give a presentation on the SFI. He will look at some of the best options for farms in the area and what actions can be taken to minimise the squeeze on farm incomes through the reduction in Direct Payments.

He will also look at the options available to use less productive areas on farm as part of the SFI to potentially increase their productivity in the long term.

Registration and refreshments will be available from 10:30am, with presentations commencing at 11:00am. Lunch will be provided.

BASIS and NRoSO points will be available for attending.

The event is free to attend, but please register to allow us to cater accordingly.

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If you have any questions about this event, please contact us using the details below.


T 07771 798552