The largest, hi-tech hydroponic greenhouse for growing vegetables in the Czech Republic used Rural Development Programme (RDP) support to upgrade its pesticide-free production capacity.
Projects & Practice
A cheese-making facility was set up on the border between the Czech Republic, Poland and Slovakia to increase the attractiveness of the area, market local products and create new jobs for the local population.
Creation of a bioreserve consisting of a small reservoir, a retention basin, and an adjacent strip of vegetation to improve water retention in an intensively farmed area.
A family business, trading high quality instant coffee, used EAFRD support to expand its business by installing a new more efficient production line.
Building a reservoir to catch runoff water and provide protection against floods in a vulnerable area.
Expanding a viticulture business to meet market demand by investing in modern and efficient equipment.
A successful pilot project to improve animal welfare conditions and slurry management in a pig and poultry farm in north-east Bohemia.
A project set out to renovate and expand an old dairy farm by using new technological solutions.
EAFRD funding helped renovate a dairy farm boosting animal welfare and making farm work more efficient.
A family-owned strawberry farm in Estonia used EAFRD funding to develop the generation of solar power, enabling the farm to expand and increasing their profits.