Rural business grants available through Cornwall & IoS Growth Hub

 A £1million grant scheme has been launched to support farms and other rural businesses to develop and grow through diversification.

The Growth Hub’s Rural Business Grant Scheme can help businesses develop new products and facilities and is targeting tourism and leisure, food, drink and farm businesses looking to diversify.

Online Expressions of Interest are open until 5pm on Monday 12 February.

Funding can support capital investments in areas such as nature recovery; improving the quality of tourism provision; food and drink processing for non-farmer owned businesses, and projects that grow the local social economy.

Grants start from just £2,500 up to £200,000. For more information click here