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Rural development grants for Farmers, Foresters, Businesses & Community Orgs

on Tue, 04/07/2017 - 5:07pm

Oxfordshire LEADER has £1.55m to grant before March 2019, with grants of up to £75,000 for farmers, foresters, businesses and community organisations in rural Oxfordshire.

Is your project in the LEADER area?

  • Oxfordshire LEADER covers only parts of rural Oxfordshire. Download our map (PDF, 1mb) to find out if your project is within the area and check Who can apply? for more information.

Will your project benefit the local economy?

  • Projects must create jobs, increase productivity / efficiency, develop new markets, increase visitor spend
  • or provide essential rural services.

Does your project support one of the six national LEADER priorities?

  • Increase farm productivity
  • Support micro and small businesses and farm diversification
  • Boost rural tourism
  • Provide rural services
  • Provide cultural and heritage activities
  • Increase forestry productivity

If your answer is YES to all three questions then you could be eligible for a grant.

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