Funding to support food & drink production in West of England LEP area

Susie Parker
20th April 2017

This call seeks projects of scale and impact to support food and drink production within the West of England LEP area.

Priority will be given to capital investment projects that:

adopt innovative techniques production processes by the applicant business

enable the applicant business to start exporting products, or increase the volume of products exported

create higher skilled jobs above the current average skill level of jobs in the applicant business

show sustainable practices and the move to the low-carbon economy, as part of a larger project

strengthen supply chains, invest in local food, joint-working and collaboration such as shared distribution facilities

process speciality foods especially those produced from within the LEP area and which contribute to the unique heritage offer of the area’s local food and drink

demonstrate alignment with the Junction 21 Foodworks SW programme

If you are a rural business or community organisation and think this might help you then visit  www.westofenglandrdp.org.uk

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