A young farmer received RDP support to build stone wall terraces, helping him to improve the farm’s productivity, while protecting its soil from erosion.
Projects & Practice
The project saw an unused calves’ shed converted into a farm shop selling organic products.
Promoting extensive grazing in a communal area to enhance biodiversity in and around a Natura 2000 designated area.
Rural Development Progamme investment support enabled a conventional broiler farmer to construct a new energy efficient broiler house.
Building a reservoir to catch runoff water and provide protection against floods in a vulnerable area.
Expanding a water reservoir and installing a solar farm to reduce the energy costs of irrigation.
A young farmer received RDP support to set up a new horticultural seedling production facility and create employment for her family.
A winery in response to changing consumers’ preferences, decided to restructure its bottling plant in order to widen the range of high quality wines produced.