429. Grants in respect of farm woodlands.

Schemes may provide for the payment of grants in connection with the conversion of land from agricultural use to woodlands, and the management of such land1. Such schemes may provide for the payment to the owners and lessees of land of:

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    (1)     grants towards expenditure which has been or is to be incurred for the purposes of, or in connection with, the conversion of land from agricultural use2 to use for woodlands or the management of land that has been so converted3;

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    (2)     grants for abating any financial loss which has been or will be suffered in consequence of