Posted on 10 August 2016

RDPE Funding including Countryside Stewardship Applications. Defra are yet to make a decision regarding ongoing and new RDPE funding. They have confirmed that discussions with the treasury are still ongoing however in the mean time they have clarified that:

  • all existing RDP schemes remain in place
  • new applications to schemes such as Countryside Stewardship are still being accepted and appraised
  • all current claims from existing agreements and contracts should be paid.