A farm employing people with special needs set up a process line and an experimental kitchen, where non-commercial agricultural produce can be turned into new products.
Projects & Practice
A cheese-producing farm used RDP support to set up a new plant for producing speciality cheeses and ensure its long-term financial sustainability.
A modern hen farm producing eggs for human consumption, set up a new unit to process non commercial eggs and therefore increase its competitiveness.
De Putter is an example of how small communities that are facing a declining level of services can improve their livelihood and promote social cohesion.
Local farmers and agro-processors came together to carry out this research project to test and develop a niche product.