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.
Projects & Practice
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.
A series of theoretical and practical training courses on work safety for small private forest owners and forest users.
Precision farming has great economic and environmental potentials and a project was set up to promote its use in the Austrian context.
A study financed by the Finnish RDP aimed to find new digital solutions for making reindeer husbandry a more efficient and profitable business.
Using digital technologies to re-establish the connection between young people and forests.
A LEADER funded project to expand and upgrade the current transmission network on the small island of Samsø.
Support from the Slovakian rural development programme financed the reconstruction of a forest road as to improve access for fire protection vehicles.
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.
Two RDP funded projects enabled a company specialised on biomass heating to grow by financing the purchase of mobile wood chipper and later on a pelleting system.