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What does HLS stand for?

HLS stands for Higher Level Stewardship (UK; agriculture)

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The evening events will include an introduction to the skills programme and what is on offer, CAP reform updates and effects on upland farm incomes, an update on the Single Payment Scheme 2013, the need-to-know essentials of Higher Level Stewardships (HLS) and Uplands Entry Level Stewardship (UELS) and the importance of budgeting and planning.
Redcar and Cleveland Council's Countryside Rangers have received the Higher Level Stewardship grant to help them manage Eston Moor.
Every year, approximately 1% of farmers are picked randomly for inspection by the Rural Payments Agency (RPA) and failures, of which there were 2,046 last year, result in significant deductions from the SPS and certain rural development programme schemes such as Entry Level and Higher Level Stewardships which reward farmers for conservation management.
The Higher Level Stewardship (HLS) programme rewards farmers who maintain their land to help birds and wildlife.