Lower Hope Water Efficiency Project

Lower Hope Fruit Water Efficiency Project

Funding is from the European Agricultural Fund for Rural Development (EAFRD)

The installation of a rainwater catchment system off nearby land and poly tunnels at Marsh Court Farm, and the construction of a 12,000m3 storage reservoir to store and distribute water for trickle irrigation at Marsh Court Farm and Sidnall Farms.  The project will help secure sustainable water resources for the business and ensure it utilises water resources efficiently in the future.

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