A subsistence farm used RDP support in order to become commercially viable by investing in organic production.
Projects & Practice
A market-driven investment to increase a sheep farm’s competitiveness, through the intensification of high quality organic milk production.
An agricultural cooperative invested in setting up organic apple orchards with anti-hail nets. They also acquired agricultural machinery to support the production of organic beef.
RDP support helped a farmer to acquire the necessary equipment and infrastructure to continue expanding his organic beef cattle herd.
Installing a net to reduce the risk of damage from natural threats such as hail, torrential rains, birds and insects.
The challenge of increasing food production without harming the environment might be solved through innovative production techniques, such as aquaponics.