In order to maintain the traditional activity of extensive sheep and cattle grazing, the government of Andalusia created a pilot training programme on pastoralism for those that wanted to pursue a new career.
Projects & Practice
The project aimed to develop local participatory activities within the Natura 2000 sites of Andalusia.
A young female farmer used RDP support to set up a traditional backing oven and start selling organic bread in the local area.
A study financed by the Finnish RDP aimed to find new digital solutions for making reindeer husbandry a more efficient and profitable business.
A cooperation project to promote the consumption of locally produced beef and create economic and environmental benefits.
Promoting the use of a landscape feature, as it is the dry-stone constructions, to stimulate territorial development.
Investing in new machinery and equipment to allow increase the productivity of a pig farm.
Expanding the production capacity of a company producing pumpkin seeds and potatoes, by investing in new machinery.
Implementing a result-based nature conservation measure for species and habitat protection as to allow more flexibility for farmers in choosing and implementing management activities suitable to their land.
Restoring a wetland ecosystem and creating an observation area, for ecological, hydrological, educational and touristic purposes.