A small group of young farmers started an initiative of collecting and sharing low tech on farm solutions, which then evolved into an digital open platform for disseminating innovations.
Projects & Practice
EU-funding helped improve a meat supply chain in Aude, France, boosting breeders’ income.
EAFRD funding helped renovate a dairy farm boosting animal welfare and making farm work more efficient.
Three Finnish artists used EAFRD funding to transform a remote former school in rural Finland into a residence for international artists, now the largest in all Scandinavia.
The ‘Meine Gemeinde – Heimat für alle’ (‘My Community – make yourself at home’) project brought together local stakeholders into inclusion working groups using LEADER support to develop a range of activities promoting migrant integration.
A young and dynamic team of veterinary sector experts received EAFRD support to establish a private laboratory offering high quality veterinary services to farmers.
A small commune in Romania used EAFRD support to restore and promote its local landmark: a botanical garden, and design a training programme on environmental aspects for young farmers.
A young female farmer in Lithuania benefited from EAFRD business start-up support to establish a modern, profitable farm.
Welsh rural development competition inspires innovation among young sheep farmers.
A young entrepreneur diversified his farm by setting up an agricultural day care centre.