A livestock farmer received training and undertook a consultation to find out how to improve animal welfare on his farm.
Projects & Practice
In an area where the agricultural sector is under pressure due the expansion of a nearby urban centre, the diversification of farming activities e.g. ice-cream production and marketing, can ensure the farm’s sustainability.
Setting up an innovative lavender distillery in response to increasing market demands for high quality, niche products.
Brand new manufacturing and packaging procedures were developed in order to produce healthy nutritional products for children from fruit and vegetables.
An example of sustainable cultivation of olive trees and extraction of olive oil using innovative ultrasound techniques.
project focusing on the protection and promotion of a breed of cattle specific to Western Macedonia, the Greek Red Kastoria-Kristalopigi cow.
Using RDP support to turn a farm into a nature reserve; contributing to tackling biodiversity loss.
Developing a herd management tool to optimise efficiency and animal welfare on dairy farms.
Granting a premium to support viticulture on steep slopes and terraced vineyards as a high-quality farming practice
Support from the rural development programme was used to establish an innovative production of GMO-free soybean oil products of superior quality.