As New Entrants into agriculture taking on a farm or croft for the first time, there can often be some hurdles to jump over.
These hurdles may include sourcing land, livestock, machinery, and obtaining finance to fulfil your ambitions. Generating cash flow quickly from limited resources can be a challenge but is the best way to make positive steps and start growing your business.
This fact sheet provides guidance to New Entrants starting their farming or crofting journey and highlights various enterprise options which capitalise on existing farm or croft assets.
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