Lower Plumpton Farm

Lower Plumpton Farm Leader case study.

Project description

This family-run farm has been passed down through three generations.  The project improves productivity and animal welfare through investment in equipment for the dairy herd and lamb production.

Need for project

The farm has recently participated in The Princes Trust Sustainability Initiative and exercises undertaken as part of this programme highlighted two areas of the business that require investment to allow the business to be sustainable and productive.

Project cost

Total cost: £38,406.46

LEADER grant: £15,362.58

Projected outcomes

New techniques: 3