A subsistence farm used RDP support in order to become commercially viable by investing in organic production.
Projects & Practice
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.
Amstelland Natuurzuivel is a cooperative of farmers in the Amstelland region who set up a milk factory to produce regional dairy products for the Amsterdam area.
A young farmer invested in precision farming through the acquisition of a new sprayer; combining cost savings and environmental protection.
A pilot project to create an innovative pig farm based on the principle of processing fresh manure to minimise GHG emissions and increase the farm’s profitability.
This project created free outdoor recreational infrastructure for a range of age groups and motivated them to take up physical activity through workshops and presentations.
A small potato-growing farm used RDP support to purchase a new processing line to enhance its economic performance.
A series of theoretical and practical training courses on work safety for small private forest owners and forest users.
Investing into new machinery for applying liquid fertilizers on crop production in order to protect ground and surface waters.
An old abandoned farm through three separate investments was turned into an orchard with hail protection nets and a building to store the produce and equipment.