The Slovakian rural development programme supported a high-quality bakery business in its efforts to increase production capacity and profitability.
Projects & Practice
A company that was focused on field crops diversified its activities by setting up a business incubator to boost the economic development of an area with high unemployment.
A historic Chateau was restored to its initial state and turned into one of the most modern wine-producing facilities in Slovakia.
A small potato-growing farm used RDP support to purchase a new processing line to enhance its economic performance.
Supporting vulnerable people and facilitating their re-integration into society through small volunteer jobs on local farms.
Offering health and support services to elderly people and those in need by converting a former vicarage into a community care facility.
A project to shorten the value chain from the farm to the consumer, to increase the availability of high-quality, local foods and to increase local business profitability.
A rural business development and capacity building project with an emphasis on increasing revenue in the small-islands tourism industry of Denmark.
A cooperation project was set up between 4 LAGs and 1 FLAG to promote local heritage and stimulate the local economy around a lake area.
On-farm processing can add value to the product and can also make farming a more attractive choice for young farmers - as demonstrated by a berry farm in Finland.