The Slovakian rural development programme supported a high-quality bakery business in its efforts to increase production capacity and profitability.
Projects & Practice
A fruit and vegetables producing cooperative used RDP support to expand its cold storage capacity in order to better respond to market trends.
A bottom-up project that mobilised the inhabitants of a small town to create their own development plan.
Precision farming has great economic and environmental potentials and a project was set up to promote its use in the Austrian context.
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 marketing project to promote the high-quality Finnish oats to the international market and increase the income of small farms.
An intercultural youth event that allows young people from neighboring countries to learn about each other’s language and culture and to exchange experiences.
The challenge of increasing food production without harming the environment might be solved through innovative production techniques, such as aquaponics.
Setting up a micro-fund as an alternative way to provide guarantees or loans for small, local organisations.
A LEADER project used artistic creations to increase the attractiveness of a remote rural area and stimulate economic activity.