FarmingUK - September 2020

Producers are able to apply up to £10,000 to cover 70% of their losses across April and May incurred as a result of a drop in price. It follows a reduced demand for milk with the closure of restaurants, bars, and cafes in recent months as a result of the coronavirus crisis. Defra said in a new update: "We understand The government's Covid-19 dairy hardship fund has been extended by one month for applications. 30 WWW.FARMINGUK.COM Dairy hardship fund deadline extended by one month