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.
Projects & Practice
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.
Agri-environment cooperatives in the Netherlands use results-based schemes to distribute payments to farmers according to on-farm nature conservation results.
The National Rural Network of Slovakia used RDP funds to support the organization of farmers´ markets in different Slovak regions.
A small Finnish start-up company developed nutritional supplements based on traditional herbs and plants from Lapland.
A family farm turned into free range egg production and used RDP support to set up a mobile henhouse.
The Onion Route is a network of tourism service providers and a unique cultural space in the Eastern part of Estonia.