Investments in renewable energy helped a pig farm to maintain and increase its competitiveness.
Projects & Practice
The Cywain Agriculture Project is an agri-food support scheme to develop innovative ideas in adding value to Welsh produce.
A business network used LEADER funding to provide an alternative source of business support to rural communities through local people with relevant knowledge and contacts.
EAFRD investment support was used for the construction of the new cowshed for dairy cows. This helped increase milk production along with improved animal wellfare.
In response to the current societal demand for responsible business management and improved animal welfare, farmers in the Netherlands developed an innovative animal friendly barn.
A Romanian company contructed of a modern dairy plant with a renewable energy production unit that uses the by-products of milk production.
A family farm turned into free range egg production and used RDP support to set up a mobile henhouse.