The Think Local development programme focuses on developing collaboration in short supply chain, by bringing together existing initiatives on farmers’ markets, farm retail, food tourism, regional food and drink networks and in developing added value for rural producers.
Projects & Practice
An agricultural company used EAFRD funding to strengthen its production of green asparagus and increase its share of the national and European market.
Modernization of a poultry farm by installing new, laying hen equipment and by renovating the production buildings.
An integrated municipal strategy to build a sustainable development model for the local economy based on the agri-food identity of the territory.
A small family factory used RDP support to equip its new store, which sells its high-quality meat products.
The project addressed the needs of local winegrowers and winemakers in the municipality of Slovenska Bistrica to add value to their work and improve their market position.
A micro-enterprise received EAFRD support to purchase the equipment for producing renewable energy and achieve significantly reduced operational costs and level of energy autonomy.