A young farmer with reduced mobility used support from the Rural Development Programme (RDP) to expand his organic lavender farm and create jobs for people with disabilities.
Projects & Practice
The ACCESS’R project aimed at collecting and disseminating ideas on how to develop new services for people living in rural areas.
A unique example of a rural business which achieved economic profitability based on innovation and environmentally-friendly practices.
A group of young agronomists combined RDP support with innovative financial solutions like crowdfunding to develop a self-sufficient farm growing local, quality organic products.
A series of seminars to create opportunities for formal and tacit knowledge transfer between experienced farmers and newcomers to agriculture.