Planting new woodland under a scheme in a partnership between Forestry services, a local authority and the local community.
Projects & Practice
A Sardinian agricultural company applied for RDP support in order to maintain its organic agriculture production systems.
A community centre used support from the rural development programme to enhance its services and premises in order not to exclude people with Dementia.
An intervention supporting the sustainable management of forest resources, leading to improved economic performance.
A leading manufacturer of conserves and jams used RDP support to increase its winter water storage capacity for use during the summer dry months.
Turning an abandoned park area and its gardens into a community hub to create opportunities for social interaction, training and employment.
A family farm invested in a biogas plant to produce renewable energy while also purchasing a new tomato harvester to improve the farm’s overall income.
Protecting and promoting traditional vegetables can lead to increased incomes for farmers and environmental benefits for society.
Cooperation on a pilot project that could provide a more viable and sustainable alternative to manage river banks.
An on-demand local bus service, ‘Bwcabus’, tailored to the needs of rural passengers has helped improve accessibility, reduced car dependency and assisted in lifting rural communities out of deprivation.