Update from the CPW Daniell team

Update from the CPW Daniell team

With the recent developments surrounding COVID-19, the CPW Daniell Ltd team would like to reassure you that we are committed to ensuring the well-being of our clients. We will be adhering to the guidance set out by the government so we may have to work differently,...
Our top picks of Farming podcasts

Our top picks of Farming podcasts

Podcasts have grown hugely in popularity in recent years and we thought it would be a good time to highlight a few of our favourites. Especially in the current situation as many are stuck indoors and looking for things to pass the time! Indeed, farming can be a lonely...
Change is coming, are you prepared for it?

Change is coming, are you prepared for it?

It is likely that the coming years will see a significant change in farming and rural areas, and we are asking the key question, are you ready? The Brexit process is probably accelerating the changes we are seeing, but the pressures would be there nonetheless. The...
SOUTH WORCESTERSHIRE DEVELOPMENT PLAN

SOUTH WORCESTERSHIRE DEVELOPMENT PLAN

‘CALL FOR SITES’ Renewable and Low Carbon Energy As part of the ongoing Review of the South Worcestershire Development Plan (SWDP), the South Worcestershire Councils (Worcester City, Wychavon, Malvern Hills) are conducting a Call for Sites inviting landowners to...
Rural Grants: What to look out for in 2020

Rural Grants: What to look out for in 2020

There are a variety of grants out there and it is often hard to pin down exactly what’s what. They all have different priorities and have different deadlines and application windows, so it’s important to keep checking to see if there is one that might suit you. We’ve...
Countryside Stewardship 2020: Application Window Opens

Countryside Stewardship 2020: Application Window Opens

The 2020 Countryside Stewardship application window has opened for new applications with a potential 1st January 2021 start date. Here’s a quick summary of the schemes and the relevant key dates: • Higher Tier – Application packs can be requested online via the Rural...
Worcestershire FCN needs your help!

Worcestershire FCN needs your help!

The Worcestershire branch of the Farming Community Network are looking for more volunteers to help them carry out their important work. Would you be up for the challenge? If you didn’t know already, FCN is a voluntary organisation and charity that supports farmers and...
Flood Grant for Farmers: DEFRA announces further £6m extension

Grants for flood damage – follow up

In a follow up to our post from 7th December 2019, further information has been released about the Farming Recovery Fund, the grant scheme to support farmers affected by significant flooding. It was originally announced that Gloucestershire and Worcestershire would be...
Agriculture Bill

Agriculture Bill

The Agriculture Bill has been published again (for the second time), but this time there is little doubt that it will become an act of parliament. The bill doesn’t give a lot of detail, but it does give a very good indication of the direction of travel for...
BPS 2020 Land and Entitlement Transfers

BPS 2020 Land and Entitlement Transfers

Basic Payment Scheme 2020: Entitlements and Land Transfers from 31st January 2020 The RPA has confirmed that the online entitlements and land transfers on the Rural Payments service will be switched back on from 31st January 2020. To be able to use entitlements for a...