In order to contribute more effectively to combating climate change, a Romanian LAG included energy adaptation and mitigation projects in its local development strategy. This case study looks at the role of LEADER in promoting renewable energies and energy efficiency.
Projects & Practice
EAFRD support enabled a young person to start his own commercially-oriented farm, thus contributing to the generational renewal of the sector.
Improving the centre of a small community by replacing the roofs of municipal buildings.
Turning a subsistence family farm into a dynamic agri-business through modernization and adoption of affordable new equipment.
Switching from manual labour to mechanised work in order to make the business much more cost effective.
This project aimed to replace old farming machinery and thus improve the productivity and economic performance of a farm holding.
Modernisation and development of a small beekeeping farm in order to increase its profitability and its resilience to weather-associated risks.
Ensuring the productivity of a fruit-producing business by replacing low-yield apricot orchards with more reliable plants.
Responding to clients’ needs by offering new integrated veterinary services using a mobile laboratory.
A poultry farm used RDP support to modernise its facilities and produce high quality free range eggs.