Unlocking Opportunities for Harrogate’s Agricultural Community


Nestled in the heart of North Yorkshire, Harrogate is renowned for its rich history and lush landscapes. But beyond its scenic beauty, it’s also home to Dickson Timber, a leading timber supplier. And now, there’s even more reason to celebrate our local timber industry. Exciting grant opportunities are available for certain Dickson Timber products, making it an opportune time for those in the agricultural sector to invest.

Who’s Eligible?

If your business is based in England and you fall under any of the following categories, you’re in luck:

  • Farmers
  • Horticulturalists
  • Forestry owners
  • Contractors providing services to the above
Farming Equipment Fund

For those specifically interested in grants related to the Animal Health and Welfare list, they are available to:

  • Beef cattle farmers
  • Dairy cattle farmers
  • Sheep farmers
  • Pig farmers
  • Laying hen farmers (including rearing and breeding farms)
  • Broiler farmers (including rearing and breeding farms)

It’s essential to note that at this time, other livestock types are not eligible for funding under the Animal Health and Welfare Pathway.

Contractors, whether you’re a sole trader or a larger business, can apply as long as you’re offering agricultural, horticultural, or forestry services and have a registered business address in England.

For a detailed look at eligibility, visit the official government page.

What Can the Grant Cover?

To understand the specifics of what the grant can cover, it’s best to refer directly to the official guidelines. You can find comprehensive details here.

For our range of Bateman products available on special order you can download the following catalogue.

We also have a range of products in stock available here.

If you like further guidance don’t hesitate to contact us.

Grant Amounts

There are two main categories for grant amounts:

  1. Animal Health and Welfare Eligible Items – Grants ranging from £1,000 to £25,000. For a detailed list of eligible items, visit Annex 4.
  2. Productivity and Slurry Eligible Items – Grants also ranging from £1,000 to £25,000. For a comprehensive list of eligible items, check out Annex 3.


This is a golden opportunity for Harrogate’s agricultural community to benefit from Dickson Timber products and the available grants. Whether you’re a farmer, horticulturalist, forestry owner, or contractor, there’s potential for you to enhance your operations and contribute to the sustainable growth of our region. Don’t miss out; explore these grants today!

Tel: 01423 872337

Email: info@dicksontimber.co.uk

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Harrogate, North Yorkshire, HG3 1DP

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