How would you feel if your Single Farm Payment incurred a 30% penalty?
We can give you advice and assistance on all aspects of the scheme including:
• Cross Compliance
• Completion of Annual Claim Forms
• Transfer/Lease of Entitlements
With changes constantly occurring, keeping up to date is vital to protect your income and avoid penalties.
Our team provides advice and guidance to clients in all aspects of the Single Payment Scheme (SPS) as well as completing and managing SPS applications. We offer up to date service on all SPS issues including a brokerage service for transferring Entitlements.
Benefits of using Herbert R Thomas to manage your SPS include access to our detailed knowledge of the scheme; we can also liaise with the Welsh Assembly Government on behalf of clients to resolve disputes.
Distribution of SAF will commence March 15th 2013, and the deadline to return your SAF is the 15th May 2013.
Herbert R Thomas ae able to offer farmers assistance and guidance completing their 2013 SAF.
Glastir is a whole farm land management scheme open to all farmers and land managers throughout Wales.
Successful applicants will make a commitment to deliver environmental goods for five years under a legally binding contract.
The All Wales Element comprises of 3 main components:
· Cross Compliance - a set of compulsory requirements which applies to all your agricultural land:
· The Whole Farm Code (WFC) - this applies to all the land entered into the contract.
· Management options - you will be able to select from a range of options which are best suited to your farm. A minimum number of options will be required in order to reach your points threshold
Glastir Entry 2014
A new ‘anytime’ application process has been introduced for 2014. Applicants may request packs from Divisional Offices from 1 January 2013. This includes those that expressed an interest on 2012 SAFs.
Glastir Entry Applications received by 31 July 2013 will also be included in the selection pool for 2015 Glastir Advanced contracts and 2015 Glastir Efficiency Grants.
Applicants may submit their application anytime throughout 2013. Applications received by 30 September will be processed in time for a contract start date of 1 January 2014.