A young female farmer invested in the construction of greenhouses and an irrigation system to improve her farm’s profitability and mitigate production risks linked to climate change.
Projects & Practice
Rural Development Progamme investment support enabled a conventional broiler farmer to construct a new energy efficient broiler house.
Developing a new and practical system to manage pig manure more efficiently, as a means to significantly reduce NH3 emissions and produce green energy.
Modernisation of a rice farm in Portugal through the application of precision farming in its irrigation infrastructure.
Building a reservoir to catch runoff water and provide protection against floods in a vulnerable area.
A leading manufacturer of conserves and jams used RDP support to increase its winter water storage capacity for use during the summer dry months.
Expanding a water reservoir and installing a solar farm to reduce the energy costs of irrigation.
Previously uncultivated and overgrown agricultural land was restored and was used to set up a new competitive and sustainable business.