The challenge of increasing food production without harming the environment might be solved through innovative production techniques, such as aquaponics.
Projects & Practice
The project aimed to develop local participatory activities within the Natura 2000 sites of Andalusia.
A start-up business in Finland used RDP financing to carry out a feasibility study which helped lower the risks in upscaling their production capacity of biocomposites.
Using digital technologies to re-establish the connection between young people and forests.
Promoting the use of a landscape feature, as it is the dry-stone constructions, to stimulate territorial development.
Upgrading the production capacity of a farm by investing into building new greenhouses and setting up an irrigation system.
Support from the Slovakian rural development programme financed the reconstruction of a forest road as to improve access for fire protection vehicles.
Investing into new machinery for applying liquid fertilizers on crop production in order to protect ground and surface waters.
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.
An integrated project in Italy supported farmers to add value to the local production of wheat and wheat flour, and thus become more competitive.