Uplands ELS: Key Questions
This document details the CLA response to an informal Defra consultation 'Uplands Entry Level Stewardship - Key Questions'. UELS is due to replace the Hill Farm Allowance from 2010 and will reward farmers within the Severely Disadvantaged Areas (SDAs) for the delivery of environmental goods and services. CLA has been keenly involved with the development of the scheme to date but has raised a number of continuing key concerns within their consultation response.
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