Web portal supported by NRN England to inform and advise the livestock farmers in the North West region
Website and Social Media:
Added-value, Advisory service, Animal health, Funding opportunities, Information, Livestock, Thematic, Website & Social Media, Young farmers
The web portal is the result of a project initiated to create a communication channel between farmers and businesses, channel that encourages the transfer of knowledge and information about activities funded under England RDP. The platform contains sections dedicated to latest news and relevant technical fact sheets as well as reports from demonstration events and group meetings. Relevant stakeholders and experts that shares facts, data, information and ideas about funding opportunities under English RDP in order for livestock farmers to get inspired and encouraged. It makes more visible to the stakeholders the use of rural development funds by sharing a large series of (video) case studies and podcasts. An events calendar feature powered with an online booking facility is also made available to portal users. It catalyses communication regarding important issues for livestock farmers and helps advisory services finding the most suitable consultancy approach.
& RDP Region(s)
The web portal is meant to link the programmes’ informative and advisory services with farm businesses with the goal of improving farm competitiveness, animal health and welfare and to ensure efficient use of farm resources. It disseminates information about various ways of using European Union Funds for Agriculture. It shows effectiveness in developing entrepreneurship and dynamic changes in rural areas.
Facebook, YouTube, Twitter and Vimeo accounts
Rural Development Stakeholders:
The web platform functioning as an e-channel has a rich menu of choices for stakeholders interested in livestock latest developments and opportunities. Information is retrievable with the help of a filtering menu by livestock type, region, thematic. Monthly and quarterly newsletters are also broadcasted.
up to €4 999
Distribution & Promotion
Myerscough College, Northwest Regional Development Agency (NWDA)
Name of organisation
Northwest Regional Development Agency (NWDA)
Non-departmetal public body
Myerscough College, Northwest Regional Development Agency (NWDA), SAC Consulting