FarmingUK - September 2020

Farmers will no longer be required to comply with complex rules around crop diversification, Ecological Focus Areas and greening permanent grassland. It follows the government announcement of the removal of greening rules from the direct payments regime for 2021. The change means 30% of the current overall Clarity over the removal of greening rules means farmers can plan next year's harvest with confidence, the NFU has said today. 10 WWW.FARMINGUK.COM Greening rules: Farmers can plan harvest 2021 'with confidence'