Short rotation coppice scheme

Date published: 16 December 2008

DARD supports the planting of Short Rotation Coppice (SRC) crops for renewable energy purposes. The minimum grant aided area is 3 ha. Applications must be received by the 30th January each year for planting in the following spring. Applicants must also be able to show they can use the crop themselves for energy production or that they have an arrangement with someone else to use their crop.

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