For many rural businesses there is scope to diversify business interests utilising existing assets, these may include farm shops, rural offices, renewable energy generation, micro-enterprise park, livery yard, the list is endless. Moving away from the core business enterprise requires sound business planning to take a concept or idea, to a profitable new income stream.
We can assist businesses review their potential, produce a robust business to go to the bank with or apply for grant funding (subject to availability), gain planning permission if required, tender procurement of products and services, project manage and monitor performance.
We have expertise and experience of a wide range of special projects, with a high rate of success securing grant funding and delivery successful projects.
A special project can bring new income streams, utilise underused assets or resources, provide employment and reduce reliance on agricultural returns.