A small family forestry business used RDP support to acquire new machinery that would enable it to respond to the increasing demand for forest services.
Projects & Practice
The ‘Terroir Moselle wine and architecture route’ is a ‘preparatory’ cooperation project gathering six LEADER areas, five wine growing areas from four regions and three countries.
A young farmer used RDP support to expand and diversify the range of products and services offered by her beekeeping holding.
An infrastructure investment to solve the problem of waste water treatment in a sparsely populated rural municipality.
A dairy farm combined three RDP supported operations to increase and modernise milk production and secure one full-time job.
An agricultural cooperative invested in setting up organic apple orchards with anti-hail nets. They also acquired agricultural machinery to support the production of organic beef.
A land consolidation project helped restore the functionality of vineyard terraces and thus maintained a landscape which is a habitat of rare species.
An initiative to sensitise companies in the Northern Eifel region to the problem of management succession at an early stage.
Switching from manual labour to mechanised work in order to make the business much more cost effective.
A family farm used RDP support to switch from cattle to turkey breeding in response to market demand.