Set up an operational group to improve the efficiency of the fruit production sector in Spain by developing new approaches for joint management of farms.
Projects & Practice
A young female farmer introduced a blackberry plantation into a wheat and barley production area and created added value by developing a new range of products. This was the winning initiative of the 2019 Rural Inspiration Awards in the 'Improving competitiveness' category.
Switching from manual labour to mechanised work in order to make the business much more cost effective.
Setting up a fruit juice processing plant that operates with renewable energy.
Installing a net to reduce the risk of damage from natural threats such as hail, torrential rains, birds and insects.
Expanding a water reservoir and installing a solar farm to reduce the energy costs of irrigation.
Two young farmers set up a hydroponic facility to produce high quality green fodder for livestock in the Canary Islands.
A project that demonstrates how agri-environment support can significantly help the protection of the environment while also increasing the profitability of a farm.
Ensuring the productivity of a fruit-producing business by replacing low-yield apricot orchards with more reliable plants.
A young farmer received RDP support to set up a new horticultural seedling production facility and create employment for her family.