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'. 

RDC provides a range of development, support,  training and delivery services for individuals, farmers, farm families, groups, communities, public and private sector organisations.  Services can be provided within Northern Ireland or further afield. 

Established in 1991, RDC celebrated 25 years of rural development expertise in 2016.