Grants for farmers to establish short rotation coppices to be harvested as a renewable energy source.
How much you can get
Up to £1,000
Who it’s for
You must be a farmer in Nothern Ireland and prove that:
- you’ve researched willow growing
- have an end use for the wood chip produced
- have a viable business plan and the technical skills necessary to make the project succeed
You must be able to sign a contract saying you’ll maintain the crop used as a renewable energy source for 5 years.
Department of Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs (DAERA)