Grant Funding

Dartington Cattle Breeding Trust

Registered Charity Number: 201135

GRANT FUNDING

 

 

In order to satisfy the Trust's objectives, in recent years, the Trustees have awarded on average, £50,000 per year split between the following:

 

 

Educational Bursaries

 

Since 2004, 202 educational bursaries have been awarded to students from Devon & Cornwall studying on courses incorporating livestock breeding, animal husbandry and welfare, attending colleges and universities all over the country.

 

 

Nuffield Farming Scholarships Trust

 

Since 1992, DCBT has supported 26 Nuffield Scholars.

 

 

Capital Grant Scheme

 

A new scheme in 2009, the Trust has supported 19 new entrant and young farmers in Devon and Cornwall.

 

 

Research

 

Since 1997, in association with universities, over 15 large research projects have been supported.

 

 

Devon YFC Travel Scholarships

 

Annually, the Trust supports three Devon YFC members to travel with the Devon YFC programme. One place is always reserved for a Totnes YFC member and the other two places for members within the South Dartmoor YFC Group area.

 

 

Foot Health Day

 

A new event for 2017, following on from the success of the Cattle Lameness Conference. This event is open to farmers, foot trimmers, farm managers to provide practical demonstrations and workshops on a number of aspects of cattle lameness.

 

 

Other Sponsorship

 

Recently, the Trust has also sponsored the following:

 

  • Farmwise Devon
  • Cornwall Schools Farm Event
  • Cornwall Kingfisher Trust Award
  • Cattle Lameness Conference
  • Devon YFC Rural Hub - The Amory Building

To improve the quality and health of livestock in Great Britain for the benefit of the public

T: 01803 862971

 

E:trustmanager@ dcbt.co.uk

 

W: www.dcbt.co.uk

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