Projects & Practice
Using RDP support to turn a farm into a nature reserve; contributing to tackling biodiversity loss.
A pilot project to demonstrate the environmental and economic benefits of using solar energy.
Switching from manual labour to mechanised work in order to make the business much more cost effective.
Punkalaidun municipality conducted a feasibility study for setting up a biogas plant producing energy from manure, which resulted in an investment decision.
A young female farmer in Italy received RDP support to convert to organic fruit production.
Business Development for Women’ provided a business training programme to 60 women, giving them the knowledge and skills necessary to create a business plan for developing their rural business.
A company managing publicly-owned forests purchased new machinery to turn forest residues and logging waste into valuable biomass fuel.