Farm Business Grant – Wales Only

The Farm Business Grant (FBG) window opened on 1 September 2021 and will close at midnight on 1 October 2021.

It will provide farmers in Wales with a 40% contribution towards capital investments in equipment and machinery that have been pre-identified as offering clear and quantifiable benefits to farm enterprises. The minimum grant available is £3,000 and the maximum is £12,000.

Expressions of Interest (EOI) are to be made via your Rural Payments Wales on-line account. There is a full list of eligible items linked to animal health, genetics and performance; crop management; energy efficiency; resource efficiency and ICT. Some of the items include, amongst many others:

  • Mobile and fixed cattle handling systems
  • Cattle crushes
  • Weighing systems and weigh bars
  • Heat detection systems
  • Mobile sheep handling systems
  • EID equipment
  • 10T Feed bins
  • Chemical stores & diesel tanks
  • GPS for precision farming
  • Subsoilers and minimum tillage equipment
  • Grassland seed drills
  • Weed wipers
  • Various energy efficiency equipment

For further information or help with an application please contact Ellie Watkins or Katie Davies on 01558 650381, or