This study provides an up-to-date assessment of agriculture in Wirral including underlying soil and geology and climate limitations. The study also captures the views of agricultural stakeholders including farmers, agricultural landlords and statutory consultees and identifies areas where best and most versatile agricultural land is likely to be present including the Green Belt parcels that were identified for further investigation in the 2018 Development Options Review. 

New Local Plan Evidence Base Study

ECC1.8 - Agricultural Economy and Land Study Addendum

To comment on document ECC1.8, visit the New Local Plan Evidence Base consultation on the Council's Consultation Portal.