A closer look at how EU agriculture and rural development policy help promote rural entrepreneurship.
This issue of the EU Rural Review showcases some of the different types of innovation and creativity from EU rural areas.
How Rural Development Programmes (RDPs) are contributing to the promotion of local food production and short supply chains.
The United Nations has declared 2014 the International Year of Family Farming, the primary aim of which is to promote, develop and strengthen all types of family-oriented agriculture as a socially valuable, economically viable and environmentally sustainable model.
Quality and organic products are a key part of the Common Agricultural Policy and an important objective of Rural Development policy.