Agri-Environment Climate Scheme management options archive

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Ancient Wood Pasture

Away Wintering Sheep

Beetlebanks

Bracken management

Buffer Areas for Fens and Bogs

Supporting guidance - dates applicable
30 March, 2017 to 30 November, 2017

Buffer Areas for Fens and Lowland Bogs

Supporting guidance - dates applicable
30 March, 2015 to 30 November, 2017

Cattle Management on small units

Option guidance - dates applicable
30 March, 2015 to 8 January, 2017
Supporting guidance - dates applicable
31 March, 2015 to 9 December, 2016

Chough Grazing Management

Supporting guidance – dates applicable
30 March, 2015 to 8 December, 2015

Conservation management of small units

Option guidance - dates applicable
8 January, 2017 to 10 January, 2018
30 March, 2015 to 8 January, 2017
Supporting guidance - dates applicable
30 March, 2015 to 9 December, 2016

Control of Scrub or Woody Vegetation

Supporting guidance - dates applicable
28 May, 2015 to 30 November, 2017

Converting Arable at Risk of Erosion or Flooding to Low-input Grassland

Corn Buntings Mown Grassland

Supporting guidance – dates applicable
30 March, 2015 to 10 December, 2015

Corncrake Grazing Management

Option guidance – dates applicable
30 March, 2015 to 4 January, 2016

Corncrake Mown Grassland

Supporting guidance – dates applicable
30 March, 2015 to 13 December, 2015

Creation of Hedgerows

Cropped Machair

Option guidance – dates applicable
30 March, 2015 to 2 February, 2016

Supporting guidance - dates applicable
30 March, 2015 to 1 November, 2017

Description of land categories

Option guidance - dates applicable
17 February, 2016 to 13 September, 2017

Forage Brassica Crops for Farmland Birds

Grass Strips in Arable Fields

Habitat Mosaic Management

Heath Management (Coastal, Serpentine, Lowland and Special Interest)

Hen Harrier Grassland Management

Supporting guidance – dates applicable
30 March, 2015 to 13 December, 2015

Organic Farming: Conversion

Organic Farming: Maintenance

Option guidance - dates applicable
30 March, 2015 to 27 January, 2017

Supporting guidance - dates applicable
30 March, 2015 to 27 January, 2017

Lowland Bog Management

Supporting guidance – dates applicable
30 March, 2015 to 30 November, 2017

Management of Buffer Areas for Fens and Lowland Bogs

Management of Cover for Corncrake

Option guidance – dates applicable
30 March, 2015 to 4 January, 2016

Management of Floodplains

Supporting guidance – dates applicable
9 June, 2015 to 26 January, 2017
30 March, 2015 to 8 June, 2015

Management or Restoration of Hedgerows

Management, Restoration or Creation of Hedgerows

Option guidance – dates applicable
30 March, 2015 to 29 December, 2015
Supporting guidance - dates applicable
30 March, 2015 to 8 January, 2017

Managing Scrub of Conservation Value

Supporting guidance - dates applicable
30 March, 2015 to 22 December, 2017

Moorland Management

Pesticide Handling Facilities

Management guidance - dates applicable
9 June, 2015 to 10 October, 2017

Planting or Replanting of Hedges

Supporting guidance - dates applicable
30 March, 2015 to 30 November, 2017

Predator Control

Restoration of Species-rich Grassland

Option guidance - dates applicable
30 March, 2015 to 12 January, 2017

Supporting guidance – dates applicable
30 March, 2015 to 20 December, 2015

Retention of Winter Stubbles for Wildlife and Water Quality

Slurry storage

Small-scale Tree and Shrub Planting

Option guidance - dates application
30 March, 2015 to 20 November, 2017

Species-rich Grassland Management

Stock Disposal

Stock Fence

Option guidance - dates applicable
30 March, 2015 to 16 November, 2017

Stubbles Followed by Green Manure in an Arable Rotation

Summer Hill Grazing of Cattle

Supporting guidance - dates applicable
30 March, 2015 to 1 November, 2017

Tall-herb Vegetation Management

Unharvested Conservation Headlands for Wildlife

Wader and Wildlife Mown Grassland

Supporting guidance – dates applicable
30 March, 2015 to 21 December, 2015

Wader Grazed Grassland

Supporting guidance – dates applicable
30 March, 2015 to 13 December, 2015

Water Margins in Arable Fields

Water Margins in Grassland Fields

Wetland Creation - Pipe Sluices

Option guidance - dates applicable
30 March, 2015 to 14 September, 2017

Wetland Management

Wild Bird Seed for Farmland Birds

Wildcat Friendly Predator Control