HMRC Not So Merry With Wedding Venues

HMRC Not So Merry With Wedding Venues

Farmers hiring out land and buildings for wedding ceremonies may have to pay back thousands in back tax following a failed VAT appeal earlier this year. Blue Chip Hotels failed in their appeal to overturn more than £50,000 in VAT. The company argued that, as it didn’t...
Funding For Organic Farmers In Wales

Funding For Organic Farmers In Wales

Organic Farmers in Wales are able to apply for financial support from the Welsh Government in recognition of the environmental services they provide. The Glastir Organic scheme will operate as a stand-alone, while any voluntary options can be integrated within the...
Better times ahead for Dairy Farmers?

Better times ahead for Dairy Farmers?

More good news for dairy farmers, as both First Milk and Arla have raised the milk price for their farmers. Arla have raised their milk price for its 2,700 British farmers by 1.6p per litre, while First Milk have raised theirs by 2p per litre – the largest increase...
Big UK interest in Dairy Aid scheme

Big UK interest in Dairy Aid scheme

The Rural Payments Agency has revealed that over 1,800 UK farmers have applied for the EU’s Dairy Aid Scheme. The voluntary scheme will pay producers the equivalent of 12.2p per litre to cut production over the next three months. The aim of the scheme is to reduce the...