Here is advance notice of the rules and payment rates for the 2012 woodland creation round, where
there are substantial increases in the grants awarded. Full guidance will be available later this month, at which point the forestry commission will be open
for applications under the 2012 rules / rates.
planting rate will rise by a thousand pounds for broadleaves (a suitable grant for truffle plantations) to £2,800/ha. New woodland that delivers key national