New funding for small-scale food and farming

By News Team


The Real Farming Trust has launched a new funding pot to support more UK small-scale food and farming enterprises, in the second phase of its LEAP initiative.

Watch this short film (2:37) to find out more about how LEAP works and hear from some of the farmers, food producers and retailers the programme supports.

The application deadline is 7 July.

Watch short film

The programme is open to all types of agroecological and community-based established community food businesses registered in the UK, including Community Interest Companies (CICs), Community Benefit Societies (CBS), cooperatives, and Companies Limited by Guarantee (CLGs).

If you are looking for funding for your small-scale food or farming business, register your interest by 7 July and the team will be in touch.



How LEAP funds real food and farming businesses

Laurence Jarrett-Kerr: How LEAP helped Soul Farm to expand

Caroline Bennett, Sole of Discretion: Accessing finance for small-scale enterprises