FARNET
Fisheries Areas Network

Good Practice Projects

  • 22/06/2018
    Spain
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    Business support, Labelling, Promotion, Gastronomy, Small-scale and coastal fisheries, Cultural heritage
    The Málaga FLAG has promoted an initiative to brand a specific local clam (‘Callista chione’ or ‘concha fina’), adding value to this local species and guaranteeing a high-quality standard.
  • 18/06/2018
    Sweden
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    Aquaculture, Business support, New technology, Short circuits, Traceability, Gastronomy, Environment, Circular economy, Water quality, Infrastructure
    To reduce the impact of fish farming on the environment, a group of local actors, with initial LEADER LAG support, has developed the symbiotic production of fish and tomatoes into a highly successful business.
  • 18/06/2018
    Spain
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    Adding value to fisheries, Aquaculture, Business support, New technology
    Thanks to FLAG support, a new start-up company has been launched to cultivate microalgae on land for oil extraction, to be used as a pharmaceutical-grade nutrient for human consumption.
  • 11/04/2018
    Latvia
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    Aquaculture, Business support, New technology, Marine activities, Environment, Water quality, Integrated coastal management, Education and training
    Latvian FLAGs teamed up in a cooperation project to finance a study aimed at assessing the seaweed production potential from Latvian waters along with options for a management plan that would ensure a sustainable exploitation of this resource.
  • 11/04/2018
    Estonia
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    Business support, Diversification, Arts and crafts, Tourism, Education and training, Youth
    Gastbesuche zwischen Betrieben aus drei Ländern fördern die Fachkompetenz der Inhaber, die Entwicklung neuer Produkte und die unternehmerische Selbständigkeit von Nachwuchskräften
  • 11/01/2018
    United Kingdom
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    Adding value to fisheries, Business support, Processing, Short circuits, Tourism
    Familienbetrieb erwirbt mit finanzieller Förderung der FLAG einen Verkaufswagen für die Haustürlieferung von Frischfisch
  • 19/12/2017
    Estonia
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    Society and culture, Cultural heritage, Education and training, Youth
    Two FLAGs and two LAGs from Finland and Estonia signed a cooperation agreement to promote youth exchanges around fisheries cultural heritage in order to revitalise the traditional links between Estonian coastal villages and Finnish coastal areas.
  • 15/12/2017
    United Kingdom
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    New technology, Environment, Fisheries resources, Small-scale and coastal fisheries
    FLAG cooperates with local fisheries management body to encourage uptake by fishermen to trial lobster pots with specially designed escape gaps, providing both environmental and commercial benefits.
  • 01/12/2017
    Italy
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    Adding value to fisheries, Aquaculture, Marine activities, Environment, Small-scale and coastal fisheries
    A local fisheries cooperative and research institute successfully pilot the farming of warty venus clams, or “sea truffles”, diversifying the area’s aquaculture production.
  • 15/09/2017
    Denmark
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    Aquaculture, Business support, Diversification, Marine activities
    In Anlehnung an das weit verbreitete Schrebergartenmodell hat ein „Meeresgartenverein“ in Dänemark Gartenparzellen auf See ausgewiesen. Damit hat der Verein den Hafen von Ebeltoft zu neuer Blüte geführt und eine Lanze für regionale Meereserzeugnisse und Meerestradition gebrochen.