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.
Projects & Practice
A dynamic agricultural cooperative used Rural Development Programme support for the setting up of a modern seed processing facility in order to enhance its competitiveness.
Building a reservoir to catch runoff water and provide protection against floods in a vulnerable area.
A series of seminars to improve the economic performance and viability of agricultural enterprises, by offering information and training on risk management tools.
Switching from manual labour to mechanised work in order to make the business much more cost effective.
Installing a net to reduce the risk of damage from natural threats such as hail, torrential rains, birds and insects.
Ensuring the productivity of a fruit-producing business by replacing low-yield apricot orchards with more reliable plants.
A farm producing flowers used RDP support to purchase new equipment and a tractor, thus achieving its goal to enhance and diversify its production.