A regional cooperative chain for biomass was established to respond to the increasing demand for woodchip.
Projects & Practice
An olive oil mill enterprise in collaboration with a university, the regional chamber of commerce, machinery companies, and others, created a partnership to test an innovative filtering prototype for olive oil production.
Seven LAGs in the Lombardy region cooperated to create the 'Fair trade economic district', which is an innovative development model to promote economic and cultural growth in rural areas.
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.
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.
Sustainable construction of buildings by using of innovative materials (hemp).
Identifying village tourism experiences that have resulted in successful practices to share and replicate them in other territories.
The National Rural Network of Slovakia used RDP funds to support the organization of farmers´ markets in different Slovak regions.
Local farmers and agro-processors came together to carry out this research project to test and develop a niche product.
A small Finnish start-up company developed nutritional supplements based on traditional herbs and plants from Lapland.