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Provision of water trough to replace traditional watering points

This capital item is eligible where habitat management under Tier 3 will deny stock access to traditional watering points.

The water trough must be a purpose-made unit constructed of galvanised steel, concrete, spray-moulded glass reinforced cement (GRC) or polyethylene and with a ball cock to regulate the water supply in accordance with local byelaws. The trough must be permanently mounted on a suitable durable base with a stopcock to control the water supply.