RDP funds were used to improve the management of water resources in an area of intensive agriculture.
Projects & Practice
CAP funds improve the climate resilience of a family farm’s organic fruit and nut products in the Slovenian alps.
A herbal products company used CAP funds to modernise its production infrastructure and create new organic fruit and vegetable products.
An organic farm used investment support from the Slovakian Rural Development Programme to modernize its facilities in order to improve animal welfare and increase production.
CAP funds for a young farmer support rural revitalisation in the Slovenian mountains
Rural Development Programme support was used for installing a water recycling system to further reduce costs of vegetable hydroponic production, and minimising waste water.
Investing in cutting edge production techniques (hydroponics in pots) allowed a farmer to fill a gap in the market increasing the availability of vegetables in winter, with minimal environmental impact.
A company offering agricultural services to farmers used RDP support to acquire a new combine harvester and a nitrogen testing equipment which regulates the amount of fertiliser applied across the entire crop.
A conventional dairy farmer in Denmark used RDP support to build a new stable which enabled reduced production costs and improved animal welfare conditions.
A young female farmer invested in the construction of greenhouses and an irrigation system to improve her farm’s profitability and mitigate production risks linked to climate change.