A cooperation project contributed to the development of a local value chain and created new diversified income opportunities in agriculture and agritourism.
Projects & Practice
The project saw an unused calves’ shed converted into a farm shop selling organic products.
A Maltese young farmer took over his father’s sheep farm in order to preserve local traditions, whilst incorporating new and innovative ideas in the production and marketing process.
Setting up an anti-hail system over a newly planted orchard of cherry trees, in order to mitigate the impact of climate change over agricultural production.
A unique example of a rural business which achieved economic profitability based on innovation and environmentally-friendly practices.
A dairy company used RDP support to build a new wing on its factory in order to increase its production capacity. This investment strengthened the local supply chains and helps prevent the abandonment of the farming activity in the area.
An agricultural business affected by extreme weather conditions used RDP support to repair the damage to its infrastructure and enable it to operate as normal.
An agricultural company used EAFRD funding to strengthen its production of green asparagus and increase its share of the national and European market.
An integrated municipal strategy to build a sustainable development model for the local economy based on the agri-food identity of the territory.
An integrated project in Italy supported farmers to add value to the local production of wheat and wheat flour, and thus become more competitive.