RDP support enabled a family farm to improve the quality of the organic wine they produce by financing the purchase of new equipment.
Projects & Practice
The project considered built heritage as a development lever for a rural area and relied upon the younger generation to raise awareness about it and to take care of it in the longer term.
A dairy farm in Wallonia invested in renewable energy production from manure and produced milk using a more environmental friendly process.
An environmental NGO implemented a project to preserve and maintain an old clay pit that provides shelter to a number of rare and endangered species.
Protecting and promoting traditional vegetables can lead to increased incomes for farmers and environmental benefits for society.
A young female farmer in Italy received RDP support to convert to organic fruit production.
A family farm invested in a biogas plant to produce renewable energy while also purchasing a new tomato harvester to improve the farm’s overall income.
A family farm decided to diversify and supplement its income by investing in agri-tourism.
A young female farmer decided to renovated an old building on the family farm and offer accommodation for tourists.
Five districts in the north of Hesse joined forces to provide fast internet access in a region where no privately financed investment was covering the existing digital divide.