DEFRA Farm for the Future programme

We will be helping DEFRA deliver the Farm for the Future programme over the next few months as farmers help prepare for business post BPS

Why sign up?

  • It’s FREE to take part
  • Talks on preparing your farm business for the removal of BPS
  • Discover environmental opportunities within the ELM schemes that may benefit your farm
  • 1 hour free 1:1 advice to discuss future opportunities on your farm with a consultant of your choice (eg planning, environmental, diversification)
  • Additional talks to be confirmed
  • Meetings in person or online at times to suit you

All in person meetings will include lunch or supper and refreshments

DEFRA Farm for the Future Programme – Environmental Workshops

We are delighted to have Chris Seabridge and Associates on board to deliver the Environmental Workshop element of the Farm for the Future Programme.  Chris and his expert team are independent environmental farm advisors and will be on hand to give information about grant schemes and environmental opportunities being created as part of The Agricultural Transition.  Please let us know which meeting you would like to attend.  Click here to find out more about Chris Seabridge and Associates.  

In person meetings – lunch or supper provided:  

  • Monday 6th December at 11am at The Agricultural Business Centre (conference room)
  • Friday 10th December at 11am at The Agricultural Business Centre (conference room)
  • Thursday 9th December at 7pm at The Agricultural Business Centre (conference room)

Zoom meetings – Link to be made available shortly:  

  • Wednesday 15th December at 1.30pm
  • Thursday 16th December at 7.30pm    

DEFRA Farm for the Future Programme – Business Workshops

Ed Lawley and the team at Bagshaws LLP will be working with us to deliver the Business Workshop element of the Farm for the Future Programme.  Being based at the heart of the local farming community, within the Agricultural Business Centre at Bakewell, Bagshaws have a comprehensive understanding of the farming industry at a local level and the needs of local farm businesses.  Click here to find out more about Bagshaws LLP professional services.

In person meetings – lunch or supper provided:

  • Monday 10th January 12pm-3pm at The Agricultural Business Centre (conference room)
  • Wednesday 19th January 10am – 12pm at The Agricultural Business Centre (conference room)
  • Wednesday 26th January 7pm at The Agricultural Business Centre (conference room)
  • Thursday 3rd February 7pm venue to be confirmed

Zoom meetings – zoom link to be made available shortly:

  • Thursday 13th December 7pm

How do I sign up?

To sign up for this programme simply follow this link and complete the short form:

The Prince’s Countryside Fund Farm For the Future – Sign up form (tfaforms.com)