CAP funds help develop an innovative forest and hedging plant grading machine.
Projects & Practice
Investment in a biogas plant allows for formation of a new partnership between local farmers and a food producer contributing to the circular economy.
Mobilising rural awareness in Finland about sustainable transport opportunities
Rural Development Programme support was used to improve the accessibility and educational function of a UNESCO-listed Natural Park in Madeira, Portugal.
A project that promotes the use of renewable energy to improve air quality through training and awareness raising.
The IlmastoAreena is a unique platform aiming to bring together all stakeholders, including rural citizens, in the discussions for solutions to climate change.
Developing a new and practical system to manage pig manure more efficiently, as a means to significantly reduce NH3 emissions and produce green energy.
Elevated growing trays and the automation of some management tasks has enabled strawberry production to be less reliant on external inputs and to re-use irrigation water.
Reintroducing the traditional practice of controlled forest burning, as means to promote biodiversity and create new business opportunities in the forestry sector.
Planting new woodland under a scheme in a partnership between Forestry services, a local authority and the local community.