A family farm used support from multiple Rural Development Programme (RDP) measures to ensure the farm’s viability and diversify towards a quality focused and profit-oriented business.
Projects & Practice
In Finland, trialling the winter harvesting of the common reed provides a greater availability of sustainable resources with collateral environmental benefits.
Using Rural Development Programme (RDP) support to set up modern poplar plantations in response to the increasing demand from industry for high quality raw materials
A project to help keep elderly people living at home safe and happy.
Setting up an innovative lavender distillery in response to increasing market demands for high quality, niche products.
Supporting co-operation and knowledge sharing to tackle eutrophication in a vulnerable lake system.
Setting up a fruit juice processing plant that operates with renewable energy.
A marketing project to promote the high-quality Finnish oats to the international market and increase the income of small farms.