Rural Development Programme support was used for installing a water recycling system to further reduce costs of vegetable hydroponic production, and minimising waste water.
Projects & Practice
A non-productive investment for restoring farm stone walls brings multiple practical, environmental and heritage benefits.
Promoting extensive grazing in a communal area to enhance biodiversity in and around a Natura 2000 designated area.
An agricultural business used RDP support to improve its capacity to process and store its produce, while producing renewable energy from the sun.
Expanding a water reservoir and installing a solar farm to reduce the energy costs of irrigation.
A small potato-growing farm used RDP support to purchase a new processing line to enhance its economic performance.
RDP support enabled a family farm to improve the quality of the organic wine they produce by financing the purchase of new equipment.
A young farmer received RDP support to set up a new horticultural seedling production facility and create employment for her family.
Expanding the production capacity of a company producing pumpkin seeds and potatoes, by investing in new machinery.