Projects & Practice
A female entrepreneur used Rural Development Programme (RDP) support for young farmers to grow her business of producing herbs and container ornamental plants.
An infrastructure investment to solve the problem of waste water treatment in a sparsely populated rural municipality.
An initiative to promote young farmers participation entrepreneurship and innovation
for sustainable rural areas
A dedicated communications campaign to promote the launch of the Rural Development Programme (RDP) in Finland.
Supporting co-operation and knowledge sharing to tackle eutrophication in a vulnerable lake system.
Switching from manual labour to mechanised work in order to make the business much more cost effective.
On-farm processing can add value to the product and can also make farming a more attractive choice for young farmers - as demonstrated by a berry farm in Finland.
Modernisation and development of a small beekeeping farm in order to increase its profitability and its resilience to weather-associated risks.
The project aimed to improve farmers’ soil management skills and know-how on profitable and resource-efficient farming.