A young female farmer decided to renovated an old building on the family farm and offer accommodation for tourists.
Projects & Practice
An innovative concept to revitalise the city centre of an Austrian town by offering flexible rental options to pop up shops.
A micro enterprise received LEADER support and turned a hobby into a revenue-generating business: using insects to produce protein flour for animal feed.
Local farmers and agro-processors came together to carry out this research project to test and develop a niche product.
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.
The Finnish Natural Resources Institute used EAFRD funding to develop the production of mushrooms for food and medicine to give forest owners an alternative income source.
An integrated project in Italy supported farmers to add value to the local production of wheat and wheat flour, and thus become more competitive.
The challenge of increasing food production without harming the environment might be solved through innovative production techniques, such as aquaponics.
Support from the rural development programme was used to establish an innovative production of GMO-free soybean oil products of superior quality.
A project that demonstrates how agri-environment support can significantly help the protection of the environment while also increasing the profitability of a farm.