EAFRD support enabled a young person to start his own commercially-oriented farm, thus contributing to the generational renewal of the sector.
Projects & Practice
An EIP-AGRI project on improving the soil’s quality and structure, using new generation microelements and microorganisms.
Organising a competition to support and encourage businesses and their sustainable projects in tourism, health, agriculture and forestry in the Kalkalpen National Park, Austria
Developing a regional sustainable transport and mobility scheme through coordinated data analysis, multi-actor engagement and innovative solutions to improve inclusiveness
Turning a subsistence family farm into a dynamic agri-business through modernization and adoption of affordable new equipment.
An educational institution for farmers in Austria used RDP support to develop a training programme using digital, web-based technologies and applications.
Using RDP support to establish an agricultural holding, purchase agricultural machinery and launch a young farmer’s career .
Many small towns have the problem of vacant sales spaces and an innovative concept to revitalise city centres is to offer flexible rental options to pop-up shops. This was the winning initiative of the 2019 Rural Inspiration Awards in the 'Popular Vote' category.
RDP support helped a farmer to acquire the necessary equipment and infrastructure to continue expanding his organic beef cattle herd.
In order to improve the economic performance of his holding, a young farmer received support to increase the cultivated land and to build an irrigated greenhouse for the production of vegetables.