Environmental Land Management Schemes

We present an overview of government schemes that aim to benefit the environment, to help you find what’s right for your farm.

Direct Payments are being phased out during the agricultural transition, and in England, new Environmental Land Management schemes (ELMS) are being brought in. The Government have introduced three new schemes to reward English farmers for environmental actions:

  • Sustainable Farming Incentive
  • Countryside Stewardship
  • Landscape Recovery

English farmers can also benefit from three farming investment schemes aimed at improving productivity in agriculture:

Find out more about the three ELMS below: