A project that demonstrates how agri-environment support can significantly help the protection of the environment while also increasing the profitability of a farm.
Projects & Practice
A cooperation project was set up between 4 LAGs and 1 FLAG to promote local heritage and stimulate the local economy around a lake area.
A small potato-growing farm used RDP support to purchase a new processing line to enhance its economic performance.
Modernisation and development of a small beekeeping farm in order to increase its profitability and its resilience to weather-associated risks.
Ensuring the productivity of a fruit-producing business by replacing low-yield apricot orchards with more reliable plants.
A bottom-up project that mobilised the inhabitants of a small town to create their own development plan.
A Local Action Group engaged local coordinators to stimulate volunteer action and engagement in grassroots initiatives.
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.
The project considered built heritage as a development lever for a rural area and relied upon the younger generation to raise awareness about it and to take care of it in the longer term.
RDP support enabled a family farm to improve the quality of the organic wine they produce by financing the purchase of new equipment.