This portfolio contains 4,089 acres, all in the UK.
The strategic portfolio has only been split from the rural portfolio over the past two years. It comprised 3,287 acres at the end of 2007 and 3,640 acres at the end of 2008.
2.5 per cent. at the end of 2007 and 1.8 per cent. at the end of 2008, all in the UK.
The Commissioners’ farm land is let to tenants on Agricultural Holdings Act 1986 Tenancies and Farm Business Tenancies.
349 acres were transferred in 2008 and 514 acres have been transferred in 2009.