An association used RDP support to turn the ‘disadvantages’ of long periods of cold and darkness in northern Sweden, into a unique selling point for tourism.
Projects & Practice
Setting up an anti-hail system over a newly planted orchard of cherry trees, in order to mitigate the impact of climate change over agricultural production.
Organising a series of educational events to raise awareness and interest about the environmental functions of the peatlands in Brandenburg.
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.
An agricultural business affected by extreme weather conditions used RDP support to repair the damage to its infrastructure and enable it to operate as normal.
A project to address depopulation and attract new settlers in rural areas of the Aragon region.
A project that demonstrates how agri-environment support can significantly help the protection of the environment while also increasing the profitability of a farm.
Offering health and support services to elderly people and those in need by converting a former vicarage into a community care facility.
A young farmer received RDP support to set up a new horticultural seedling production facility and create employment for her family.