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RPA data and Basic Payment Scheme

Chrome Extension

Install the Chrome Extension to import Land Cover data from the Land Management System (LMS) of the Rural Payments Agency (RPA) aka RLR
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RPA Field Boundary, Land Cover & Hedges upload (chrome extension)

Collect Land Cover or Hedge data from your RPA account using the Google Chrome Browser extension. Description & Video
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RPA Field boundary upload (wizard method)

Use the four step process to upload your RPA field boundaries into The Land App from your RPA account using the import wizard
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Your RPA Account

To access your boundary and Land Cover (LMS) data from your RPA account you need to be logged in to the correct place.
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Creating a Basic Payment Scheme (BPS) Project

How to create a Basic Payment Scheme project, edit features and export to excel
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Editing Projects for BPS

Split, Merge and Add a Feature. You may wish to divide or join a field parcel or assign use to a feature
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Subtract an area for BPS

If you have an area that is ineligible for BPS and you wish to subtract it from the crop. E.g. an area of hard standing
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Can I send my BPS claim from The Land App?

Importing or exporting my BPS or CS claim to the RPA
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General

Adding Field Names

Use Field Names to help you identify each field. Field names will also appear on BPS and CS Tables
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Assign a Use

How to assign a land use to a feature. Eg. assign a rectangle as a 'Temporary Building' or a parcel as a 'Tenant Boundary'. Shows on Legend
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Features

Features are objects of any type on a map. They can be points, lines or shapes such as polygons or circles.
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Copying OS MasterMap data to a project

How to copy OS data to create a tenancy boundary or detailed map Read the guide below or watch the video
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Adding a Buffer to a Field Parcel

You'd like to add a buffer strip to a field parcel
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Select multiple features

to assign use, name, colour or delete with a keyboard shortcut - Shift Key
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Rotate a feature

Rotate an object or feature with a keyboard shortcut - Ctrl Key. The feature will turn blue with an arrow.
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Moving a feature

Move an object or feature with a keyboard shortcut - Alt Key
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Snap To Line

How to use our Snap To Line function (Keyboard 's' key) to draw a line or a polygon that snaps to an existing line or shape
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Nodes

Move, add or delete a node within a shape. Nodes are the point on a line or shape.
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Annotating a map

How to add text, codes, areas, notes or arrows to a map
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Upload a photo

Upload geo-referenced photos to a map.
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Share a map

Share your map with clients, business partners, consultants or contractors.
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Archive a map

To save costs, archive a map that is no longer in use
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