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Grants of up to £10,000 will be available again this year for carrying out practical works on farms that will boost the health of England's streams, rivers, meres and mosses by improving water quality and reducing pollution from agricultural activity. This year’s grant scheme will open for applications on Friday 1st March and the deadline for completed applications to be returned to Natural England is Tuesday 30th April 2013. More than 40 types of project are eligible, including installing water troughs, managing pesticides to reduce groundwater impacts, roofing manure and silage stores and works to keep livestock away from streams. F