Anglia Rural Consultants | Neil Featherstone
Anglia Rural Consultants (ARC): driving rural business forward.
Business, strategy, planning, careers, customer, service, diversification, farm, management, finance, grants, food, policy, sustainability, forestry, woodland, heritage, culture, marketing, PR, copywriting, project management, rural policy, national, European, rural retail, rural, soil nutrition, soil, plant, plant nutrition, tourism, training,
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Neil Featherstone

Future Environomics LLP



Finance and Grants

Heritage and Culture

Project management



07785 901 474


With a farming background and as a Qualified Mechanical Engineer, I provide many years of experience, a pragmatic approach and a reputation for making things happen in managing  rural issues.


With experience including  Fertiliser Research and Development in South Africa and as an Expedition Leader in Middle East and Asia I have expert skills developed over 30 years of conservation and rural issues management.    I have also secured and delivered a wide range of large and smaller grant schemes ranging from  £2.2m to £72,000.

I support clients by:

  • Securing and managing grant aided delivery through Project and Partnership Management
  • Advising on Natural, built heritage management and Sustainable Development
  • Providing Aeration, Oxygen Enrichment and Fish Farm equipment and advice to Aquaculture and Horticulture Industries
  • Addressing rural issues in designated landscapes, habitats and species management