Realisation of an innovative farm investment project to improve animal welfare conditions in the barn and secure economic and environmental benefits.
Projects & Practice
An EAFRD funded investment in high-tech greenhouse horticulture based on renewable energy.
RDP funds were used to improve the management of water resources in an area of intensive agriculture.
CAP funds for a young farmer support rural revitalisation in the Slovenian mountains
Rural Development Programme investment support has boosted the productivity and competitiveness of a family dairy business and helped to safeguard more than 60 jobs.
Investing in cutting edge production techniques (hydroponics in pots) allowed a farmer to fill a gap in the market increasing the availability of vegetables in winter, with minimal environmental impact.
Setting up a slaughterhouse on-site helped the beneficiary and other nearby organic lamb breeders to increase their profitability through direct marketing.
The largest, hi-tech hydroponic greenhouse for growing vegetables in the Czech Republic used Rural Development Programme (RDP) support to upgrade its pesticide-free production capacity.
A cheese-making facility was set up on the border between the Czech Republic, Poland and Slovakia to increase the attractiveness of the area, market local products and create new jobs for the local population.
The project saw an unused calves’ shed converted into a farm shop selling organic products.