05-01-2014 13:57 PM | United Kingdom

Farming subsidies are not just for farmers these days

The Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) is changing once again.

First of all, farmers are going to see subsidies cut, although the strength of the pound against the euro might slightly cushion the blow.

They're also going to see more cash diverted from farming into other rural projects. Most of that will be for environmental grants but in the past we've also seen CAP cash used for Staffordshire well dressing and a Warwickshire amateur dramatic society.
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