A Maltese young farmer took over his father’s sheep farm in order to preserve local traditions, whilst incorporating new and innovative ideas in the production and marketing process.
Projects & Practice
A dairy farm combined three RDP supported operations to increase and modernise milk production and secure one full-time job.
Incorporating locally available biomass into the soil, as a mean to increase its content in organic matter in the long term.
An example of an initiative promoting energy efficiency that addresses climate change through targeted actions at grassroots level.
Set up an operational group to test different practices for optimal catch crop management and assess their efficiency in reducing nitrogen and carbon emissions.
Two young farmers set up a hydroponic facility to produce high quality green fodder for livestock in the Canary Islands.
The project aimed to improve farmers’ soil management skills and know-how on profitable and resource-efficient farming.
A cooperation project brought together local farmers, inhabitants and public services managers to jointly define and promote soil preservation technics adapted to the local environment.