The North Connemara Locally Led Agri-Environmental Scheme is a local agricultural scheme to incentivise farmers to incorporate agricultural animals in improving the ecology of their land.
Projects & Practice
Restoration of a deteriorating forest road and the construction of a wooden lookout tower in order to protect 1500 ha of forest from forest fires.
The project made an Ekso Bionics Exoskeleton available to patients in rural areas. This enables community rehabilitation of patients recovering from spinal injuries, strokes and brain injuries.
An educational institution for farmers in Austria used RDP support to develop a training programme using digital, web-based technologies and applications.
Using RDP support to turn a farm into a nature reserve; contributing to tackling biodiversity loss.
Precision farming has great economic and environmental potentials and a project was set up to promote its use in the Austrian context.