FARNET
Fisheries Areas Network

Adding value to fisheries

  • Blockchain improves traceability for small-scale fishers

    28/09/2021
    - Good Practice Project
    Bei dem hier beschriebenen fischwirtschaftlichen Kooperationsprojekt sollte eine auf das Blockchain-Prinzip gestützte Technologie zur Anwendung gebracht werden. Dazu errichteten drei FLAG ein solides Erfassungs- und Rückverfolgungssystem, das vollständige und zutreffende Verbraucherinformationen über Produkte aus handwerklicher Fischerei bereitstellt.
  • Indoor aquaponics farm development

    28/09/2021
    - Good Practice Short Story
    A Finnish FLAG supported a research project to create a business model based on indoor aquaponic farming. This innovative concept reduces water use by 85% and produces both fish and vegetables with near zero-waste discharge.
  • Promoting line-caught fish with local stakeholders

    23/09/2021
    - Basic page
    The professional line fishers’ association of the Brittany region has run a communication campaign to promote line-caught fish. Two FLAGs cooperated to support this campaign that highlights the environmental sustainability and quality that are associated with this way of fishing.
  • Promoting line-caught fish with local stakeholders

    21/09/2021
    - Good Practice Project
    The professional line fishers’ association of the Brittany region has run a communication campaign to promote line-caught fish. Two FLAGs cooperated to support this campaign that highlights the environmental sustainability and quality that are associated with this way of fishing.
  • Turning shellfish by-products into energy

    26/07/2021
    - Good Practice Project
    Shellfish farming is an important economic activity on the Atlantic French coast. But it also generates undersized mussels as by-products which are usually thrown away. This project focuses on exploiting their potential by generating methane to produce energy.
  • Recruiting young people to train with experienced fishers

    29/06/2021
    - Good Practice Project
    The Lapland FLAG has financed a fisheries recruitment and training project to rejuvenate the ageing fisheries sector in the area around the Lokka and Porttipahta reservoirs. As a result, 14 young fishers of both genders started to operate.
  • Making oyster farming energy self-sufficient

    29/06/2021
    - Good Practice Project
    Unter der Federführung der Schiffswerft Chantier Bretagne Sud wurde ein Projekt durchgeführt, mit dem bretonische Austernfarmen bei ihrem Übergang zu erneuerbaren Energieformen unterstützt wurden. Dazu wurden ihre Bedürfnisse analysiert und geeignete Technologien bereitgestellt.
  • Energy Island: Networking for local economic impact

    17/05/2021
    - Good Practice Project
    A FLAG supported project brings together a network of 17 local businesses in order to consolidate Bornholm as one of Denmark’s two “energy islands”, focused on the production and transformation of wind energy.
  • Better salinity and temperature data to improve flat oyster spat collection

    10/05/2021
    - Good Practice Project
    Eine Hochfrequenzboje soll den Austernfischern der südlichen Bretagne neue Erkenntnisse über das Bodenleben der Europäischen Auster geben, die in der regionalen Wirtschaft eine wichtige Rolle spielt.
  • Wind turbine

    Eco-diversifying the local economy

    26/04/2021
    - Good Practice Short Story
    In Poland, the North Kaszuby FLAG supported the setting up of an experimental wind turbine in a local engineering company, helping to establish a new local energy supply, to promote economic diversification, and to create a new educational offer.