Female entrepreneurs used RDP investment support to increase the production capacity of their juniper syrup-producing business.
Projects & Practice
A well-established food processor used investment support from the Estonian RDP to expand the range of baby food products it offers and thus maintain its dynamic growth.
A family farm converted to organic lavender farming in order to diversify their offer of products and services in an environmentally sustainable way.
A cooperative venture to develop a new generation energy efficient, thermo-regulated, shed for cattle housing.
A dairy cooperative used LEADER support to set up a biorefinery plant for recovering energy from whey.
A young female farmer invested in the construction of greenhouses and an irrigation system to improve her farm’s profitability and mitigate production risks linked to climate change.
The project took nature-friendly vine cultivation on a family farm a step further to develop zero-waste processing methods that valorise all by-products of grapes in a sustainable and fully circular way. The resulting seeds, oil and flour have proved very popular with customers.
Expanding the range of tourist offer in a LAG area by supporting a small farm to diversify into horseback riding and therapeutic riding.
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.
Organising a series of educational events to raise awareness and interest about the environmental functions of the peatlands in Brandenburg.