Wensleydale farmers champion new ‘agri-environment’ payment scheme

A three-year Payments by Results project has been praised by farmers in Wensleydale for ‘letting farmers get on with it’.  The scheme, which includes 19 farms in Wensleydale, North Yorkshire, offers payments to farmers to encourage free management of land ‘less intensively’ to achieve a positive environmental outcome and maximise profits. Farmers will be paid … Continue reading Wensleydale farmers champion new ‘agri-environment’ payment scheme