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
Measure 15 played a key role in the protection and spreading the use of local forestry genetic resources in the Italian region of Marche.
A Sardinian agricultural company applied for RDP support in order to maintain its organic agriculture production systems.
The construction of two small water basins that minimise the risk of floods and offer a habitat that promotes biodiversity.
An intervention supporting the sustainable management of forest resources, leading to improved economic performance.
Granting a premium to support viticulture on steep slopes and terraced vineyards as a high-quality farming practice
A family farm invested in a biogas plant to produce renewable energy while also purchasing a new tomato harvester to improve the farm’s overall income.
Protecting and promoting traditional vegetables can lead to increased incomes for farmers and environmental benefits for society.
Cooperation on a pilot project that could provide a more viable and sustainable alternative to manage river banks.