A family farm invested in a biogas plant to produce renewable energy while also purchasing a new tomato harvester to improve the farm’s overall income.
Projects & Practice
Protecting and promoting traditional vegetables can lead to increased incomes for farmers and environmental benefits for society.
A dairy farm in Wallonia invested in renewable energy production from manure and produced milk using a more environmental friendly process.
A project that supported local municipalities in their campaign to reduce the use of pesticides by their citizens.
An intercultural youth event that allows young people from neighboring countries to learn about each other’s language and culture and to exchange experiences.
A series of knowledge-transfer activities to increase knowledge and skills on organic plant and animal production, processing and marketing.
LEADER support for an arts in education project that promotes gender quality among school children in rural areas.
Training on small-scale water retention was provided to the staff of relevant regional authorities in order to confront the impact of climate change at regional level.
A study tour in Italy and Austria enabled representatives of sanitary and epidemiological stations to gain new knowledge and exchange experiences on how to best supervise small-scale local food production.