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Grants available for Business Development, Food Processing and Tourism

16 November 2017

In January 2017 Defra launched £120 million of RDPE Growth Programme funding through the European Agricultural Fund for Rural Development (EAFRD).  

Calls are currently open, inviting Expression of Interest (EoI) applications for Tourism Infrastructure, Food Processing, and Business Development projects.

Technology Grants availble to help your Business Grow

8 November 2017

Last year 35% of SMEs within the East Midlands had no basic digital skills, with up to 54% not having a website and 67% of businesses not investing in digital skills.*

Countryside Productivity Large Grants

7 November 2017

The Environment Secretary, Michael Gove, has announced the opening of a £40 million grants scheme for investment in farming technology and equipment.

1000 businesses look to grow through the Digital Growth Programme

1 November 2017

1,000 businesses have now registered to the Digital Growth programme. This programme aims to support businesses to grow through introducing digital technology into their business.

Defra announce £200m new funding for Rural Development Programme

14 August 2017

Funding for rural businesses that will generate thousands of jobs and provide new support to expand and improve their premises has been announced as part of a £200 million grant offer.


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