Find out about eligibility and requirements for the take small areas out of management option.
£365 per hectare (ha).
Available for Mid Tier and Higher Tier.
Whole and part parcel
It creates year-round habitat and food for a range of wildlife.
If successful there will be tall grass tussocks with abundant flowering plants during the summer and dead seed heads throughout the winter.
Agreement holders will need to keep the following records and supply them on request:
On your annual claim you will be asked to declare that you haven’t carried out any activities prohibited by the option requirements.
The following options and supplements can be located on the same area as this option:
The following section gives advice on carrying out this option successfully, but does not form part of the requirements for this option.
Better results will be achieved when the areas of longer vegetation are scattered widely across a landscape and located close to other habitat features, in a mosaic approach.
See the Mid Tier manual or Higher Tier manual to find out more about the scheme and how to apply.
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