A GRANT scheme for pig producers, processors, retailers
and foodservice companies in England and Wales who want
to improve their supply chains has re-opened for applications.
The Supply Chain Grant Scheme, on offer from the
British Pig Executive (BPEX), is open to Individuals, partnerships,
limited companies, co-operatives and collaborative groups.
Depending on the nature of the project, a maximum of 50%
of the eligible costs can be grant-funded with the remainder
from private sector sources. The grants themselves range
between £5,000 and £20,000 per annum per project
for a maximum of three years.
BPEX Consumer Marketing Manager Chris Lamb said: "The
grant scheme has been running for several years and the
early grants have produced some very good results for the
"We have seen some innovative ideas which have borne
fruit because of the scheme."
Applications must be returned no later than January 23
and for further information, to discuss the eligibility
of a project or to request application forms contact Chris
Lamb, on 01908 844194, or by email, firstname.lastname@example.org
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