A modern hen farm producing eggs for human consumption, set up a new unit to process non commercial eggs and therefore increase its competitiveness.
Projects & Practice
A network that helps improve sustainability through farmer-led innovation. ‘Field labs’ and research grants provide farmers with skills, support and scientific backing to find solutions to the challenges which farmers face.
The model of the Rural Parliament is one which has grown across Europe. Scotland has adopted the model, following the example of others such as Sweden, Finland and Estonia.
Modernization of a poultry farm by installing new, laying hen equipment and by renovating the production buildings.
A leading manufacturer of conserves and jams used RDP support to increase its winter water storage capacity for use during the summer dry months.
A project to enhance the facilities on a geological site, enable new visitor-based activities and attract more visitors who will spend more time in the area.
Expanding a viticulture business to meet market demand by investing in modern and efficient equipment.
An investment project to modernise a buffalo dairy farm through the introduction of new processes and equipment.
Turning an abandoned park area and its gardens into a community hub to create opportunities for social interaction, training and employment.
Modernisation of a cannery with new machinery leading to improved competitiveness and a stronger local short supply chain.