Short supply chain success stories catalysed by COVID-19 crises in Spanish islands.
Projects & Practice
CAP funds enabled an organic goats milk farm to enhance its market orientation by establishing a cheese production dairy.
CAP funds finance dairy development and product diversification in Poland.
An EIP Operational Group was set up to strengthen the food chain and create short distribution channels for small and medium farms in the Madrid region.
Knowledge exchange network established to foster multi-actor collaboration and sharing around organic agriculture.
A cooperative focused on quality cheese production, used Rural Development Programme support to expand its facilities and thus ensure the continuous growth of its business.
In an area where the agricultural sector is under pressure due the expansion of a nearby urban centre, the diversification of farming activities e.g. ice-cream production and marketing, can ensure the farm’s sustainability.
The project has enabled the living-lab, Josenea which is focused on organic farming, to collect bio-waste from neighbours and transform it into compost to fertilise their crops, with environmental, economic and social benefits.
A young female farmer used RDP support to set up a traditional backing oven and start selling organic bread in the local area.
A cooperation project to promote the consumption of locally produced beef and create economic and environmental benefits.