Restoring the production potential of damaged forests through clearing, afforestation and preservation of young forest stands.
Projects & Practice
A dairy farm combined three RDP supported operations to increase and modernise milk production and secure one full-time job.
An agricultural cooperative invested in setting up organic apple orchards with anti-hail nets. They also acquired agricultural machinery to support the production of organic beef.
An example of sustainable cultivation of olive trees and extraction of olive oil using innovative ultrasound techniques.
A farmer in a Less Favoured Area turned to organic agriculture and began growing ancient varieties of cereals. He has achieved sustainability through niche, quality production.
An agricultural business used RDP support to improve its capacity to process and store its produce, while producing renewable energy from the sun.
Using RDP support to implement a sustainable model of agriculture that combines the production of high quality products and environmental protection. Winning initiative of the 2019 Rural Inspiration Awards in the 'Environment & Climate Action' category.
A small potato-growing farm used RDP support to purchase a new processing line to enhance its economic performance.
A bottom-up project that mobilised the inhabitants of a small town to create their own development plan.
A bakery company producing high quality traditional bakery products used support from the rural development programme to modernise and expand its production capacity.