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
Reconstruction plan for Protected Designation of Origin olive oil producers supported by Rural Development Programme (RDP) funding
A family farm used investment support to set up a state-of-the-art sheep farm for the production of high-quality sheep milk.
The construction of two small water basins that minimise the risk of floods and offer a habitat that promotes biodiversity.
Incorporating locally available biomass into the soil, as a mean to increase its content in organic matter in the long term.
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.
Support from the Slovakian rural development programme financed the reconstruction of a forest road as to improve access for fire protection vehicles.
The construction of a water reservoir helped combat the more frequent extreme weather events such as heavy rainfall and forest fires due to climate change.