A subsistence farm used RDP support in order to become commercially viable by investing in organic production.
Projects & Practice
Restoration of a deteriorating forest road and construction of a wooden lookout tower in order to protect 1500 ha of forest from forest fires.
Improving the centre of a small community by replacing the roofs of municipal buildings.
The construction of a treetop path that enhances visitors’ experience in one of the oldest oak forests in Europe.
Building a reservoir to catch runoff water and provide protection against floods in a vulnerable area.
Support from the rural development programme was used to buy new machinery and expand the production capacity of a biogas plant.
A project addressing the Water Framework Directive, by restoring the natural flow of a stream, while preserving the local cultural heritage and protecting from floods.
A market-driven investment to increase a sheep farm’s competitiveness, through the intensification of high quality organic milk production.