• RDC 25th Celebrations

    NI Rural Development Council celebrates 25 Years. 1991-2016.

  • Personal Youth Development Programme
  • Rural Network for Northern Ireland

    Rural Network- Supporting rural development locally, nationally & across Europe

  • RYE Connect

    RYE - RDC working in partnership to encourage Rural Youth Entrepreneurship

  • Farm Family Key Skills Health and Safety

    RDC working to improve the lives of farmers and farm family members. 


RDC, the rural development organisation for Northern Ireland, works to support and encourage integrated rural development actions that recognise and value the contribution of agriculture, rural regeneration, the environment and culture in realising its vision of 'a living, working, sustainable and shared countryside'.    




Genuine Interest From Community For New Heart of Ancient Ulster Landscape Partnership Scheme

Local people from the community and voluntary sectors in the lower Sperrins plateau have shown a ‘genuine interest’ in the new initiative ‘The Heart of Ancient Ulster Landscape Partnership Scheme’.

Launch of TBUC Camps Programme 2018-19

The Executive Office, in partnership with the Education Authority, are inviting applications from groups who want to deliver a Camp under the T:BUC Camps Programme 2018/19.

Industry Support for Taxation and Succession Planning Seminars

Farmers and other family members from across Northern Ireland have been turning out in large numbers for the ongoing series of Taxation and Succession Planning Seminars.

New Heart of Ancient Ulster Landscape Partnership In Community Consultation

The new ‘Landscape Partnership Scheme’ created with Heritage Lottery funding to conserve and protect the Lower Sperrin plateau is to begin 2018 with a round of community consultations.

Focus on Farm Safety this New Year

As the new year fast approaches farm safety continues to be a top priority as new dates for farm safety workshops are announced.