Small Farms Grant Scheme - NOW CLOSED

Scheme closed to new applications from 1 December 2022.

This scheme provides grants for small farmers to make improvements to their holdings and help to sustain their businesses.

Funding can be used for capital projects, such as the construction or improvement of agricultural buildings

Funding for eligible capital projects can cover all aspects of the project, including the cost of materials, transportation of materials, costs of contractors and your own labour.

The total amount of grant aid you can apply for in any two year period is:

  • individual small farmer: up to £25,000
  • groups of small farmers: up to £125,000

Full scheme guidance

Full guidance

This scheme is delivered through:

The Scottish Rural Development Programme logo