Setting up a milk collection and processing plant to create added value and enable the farm to diversify its products and respond better to consumers’ needs.
Projects & Practice
Rural Development Programme support was used for installing a water recycling system to further reduce costs of vegetable hydroponic production, and minimising waste water.
Support for setting up young farmers and adding value to agricultural products in processing enabled a young entrepreneur to set up her own family business on producing artisanal dairy products.
A family farm used support from multiple Rural Development Programme (RDP) measures to ensure the farm’s viability and diversify towards a quality focused and profit-oriented business.
Switching from manual labour to mechanised work in order to make the business much more cost effective.
This project aimed to replace old farming machinery and thus improve the productivity and economic performance of a farm holding.
A small potato-growing farm used RDP support to purchase a new processing line to enhance its economic performance.
Ensuring the productivity of a fruit-producing business by replacing low-yield apricot orchards with more reliable plants.
A fruit and vegetables producing cooperative used RDP support to expand its cold storage capacity in order to better respond to market trends.
Expanding the production capacity of a company producing pumpkin seeds and potatoes, by investing in new machinery.