LEADER support enabled an entrepreneur to establish a microbrewery in south-eastern Latvia.
Projects & Practice
Agri-food incubator helps diversify rural economy and add value to farm products.
A young farmer with reduced mobility used support from the Rural Development Programme (RDP) to expand his organic lavender farm and create jobs for people with disabilities.
A young unemployed resident of a poor rural area used support from the LEADER measure to create a business that provides a renewable energy source (firewood).
A young female farmer used RDP support to develop her goat dairy farm into a dairy and become a major supplier of dairy products domestically and abroad.
A young female farmer used RDP support to install a cow herd management system which improved the economic and animal welfare performance of the farm.
A female entrepreneur set up a company to produce high quality fashion products made of natural material.
A LAG organised a series of tailored workshops to combat digital exclusion among people over 50 years old.
A series of seminars to create opportunities for formal and tacit knowledge transfer between experienced farmers and newcomers to agriculture.
The regional rural network of Silesia in Poland organised a study tour for its members in Scotland to raise awareness and improve their skills on organic farming.