The afforestation grant scheme includes a 100% establishment grant which covers the cost of planting your land (cultivation, Trees, planting, fertiliser, fencing, vegetation control and 4 years maintenance) and an annual income tax free premium payment for 15 years.
What are the benefits of Forestry?
Tax Free income for 15yrs
Retain your Full Single Farm Payment
Full planting grant – costs you nothing
Retain 100% ownership of Trees and Land
Timber is a Secure Pension Plan
Your local Western Forestry Co-op forester will call out and inspect your land for Free, explain the scheme and options to you and submit an application for afforestation approval on your behalf. You are under no obligation to plant your land when you receive this approval and an approval is currently valid for 36 months,