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
Brand new manufacturing and packaging procedures were developed in order to produce healthy nutritional products for children from fruit and vegetables.
A dairy farm combined three RDP supported operations to increase and modernise milk production and secure one full-time job.
A farm employing people with special needs set up a process line and an experimental kitchen, where non-commercial agricultural produce can be turned into new products.
An example of an initiative promoting energy efficiency that addresses climate change through targeted actions at grassroots level.
Acquisition of a wood chipper that produces chips for cogeneration more efficiently, thus reducing the cost of tools and consumables per unit of finished product.
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.
Developing an innovative model of local-level bio-waste.
Supporting vulnerable people and facilitating their re-integration into society through small volunteer jobs on local farms.
The project aimed to improve farmers’ soil management skills and know-how on profitable and resource-efficient farming.