Commentary

B5.119 Environmental land management scheme (ELMS) - Agriculture Act 2020

Business tax
Business tax | Commentary

B5.119 Environmental land management scheme (ELMS) - Agriculture Act 2020

Business tax | Commentary

Government support for farmers

B5.119 Environmental land management scheme (ELMS) - Agriculture Act 2020

The basic payment scheme (BPS) will be replaced by subsidies under the Agricultural Transition Plan (ATP) to create sustainable farming practices, restore wilder landscapes and achieve enhanced beauty.

Many farmers are seriously looking at entering into R&D schemes with the Agriculture Act 2020 changes (see B5.117). Direct subsidies will be cut in England by at least 50% by 2024, but crucially 10 new schemes will launch to help businesses adapt and provide new income streams for farmers and land managers within the farming industry. Although detail

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