In an area where the agricultural sector is under pressure due the expansion of a nearby urban centre, the diversification of farming activities e.g. ice-cream production and marketing, can ensure the farm’s sustainability.
Projects & Practice
Developing a herd management tool to optimise efficiency and animal welfare on dairy farms.
A small rural business used RDP support to purchase new stone-cutting equipment in order to expand its range of products.
Local authorities in France’s Midi-Pyrénées region used EAFRD funding to develop a medical centre to improve the quality of health services particularly for the elderly.