The genetic integrity of two species of traditional Lithuanian sheep breeds is being protected by agri-environment and climate RDP funds on a certified organic family farm which sells the sheep’s meat and wool and offspring, as well as uses the traditional breed as a unique rural tourism attraction.
Projects & Practice
Refurbishment of a mountain path to stimulate economic activity and thus contribute to the revitalisation of the neighbouring rural areas.
Organising a series of educational events to raise awareness and interest about the environmental functions of the peatlands in Brandenburg.
A project that demonstrates how agri-environment support can significantly help the protection of the environment while also increasing the profitability of a farm.
Investing in extending a cycle lane to promote soft mobility in the commute to work or the school run, as well as for leisure.
Protecting and promoting traditional vegetables can lead to increased incomes for farmers and environmental benefits for society.
A project that supported local municipalities in their campaign to reduce the use of pesticides by their citizens.