A cork producing business confronted high production costs due to increasing cost of raw materials. To tackle this the company used EAFRD support to restore its own forest and improve its productivity.
Projects & Practice
A permanent local international market established on a village at the Slovak-Hungarian border enabled local producers from both countries to sell their products more effectively.
Strengthening social enterprises in two Hungarian regions became a leverage to increase local employment in disadvantaged communities.
The cooperative ‘Dobrina’ used LEADER support for awareness raising and capacity building activities in order to promote locally produced high quality fresh food to public schools and attract more producers.
RDP support financed the replacement of outdated irrigation infrastructure towards improved water use efficiency, increased crop yields and reduced energy costs.
The project supported the area of Chimay to promote 'green tourism' and boost local development by fostering cooperation among local stakeholders.
The National Rural Network of Slovakia used RDP funds to support the organization of farmers´ markets in different Slovak regions.
The Onion Route is a network of tourism service providers and a unique cultural space in the Eastern part of Estonia.