FARNET
Fisheries Areas Network

Diversification

  • Fisheries and angling potential - creating the conditions for local development

    07/11/2019
    - Idées de coopérations
    A group of 9 inland and coastal FLAGs from Poland are looking for partners to involve in a cooperation project that entails the exchange of experience and joint actions, such as study visits.
  • Old boat engine factory transformed in a multipurpose community hub

    02/10/2019
    - Good Practice Project
    On Ærø Island, a disused boat engine factory has been turned into a community hub supporting local maritime entrepreneurship. The project aims to boost the island’s economy and social cohesion.
  • RO220 FLAG Dunarea Dobrogeana

    24/09/2019
    - Fiches FLAG
    The FLAG territory is in the northwest of Constanta County. In the centre of the territory is the city of Harsova which is surrounded by the four communes of Ghindaresti, Horia, Topalu and Crucea. The area situated between the Danube and the Black Sea is characterised by rolling hills and is steeped in history.
  • Botosani

    10/09/2019
    - Fiches FLAG
    The FLAG is predominantly located in rural areas where activities such as agriculture and fishing are commonplace. The region is situated between Siret and Prut, in the north-east part of Romania. The territory boarders Ukraine in the north and Moldova in the east. At the west and south it has borders with the Suceava and Iași Counties.
  • Port development through local cooperation in Sweden

    10/09/2019
    - Good Practice Short Story
    The operation of Hästholmen harbour involves the cooperation of several local actors. Through a series of FLAG projects, the port has been improved and developed in accordance with the local community’s needs and opportunities.
  • Salina Greens – Farming organic Salicornia on abandoned salt marshes

    27/06/2019
    - Good Practice Project
    « Salina Greens » est une entreprise portugaise de production et de transformation de salicorne (Salicornia), une espèce végétale indigène qui pousse dans les marais salants. Cette activité contribue à la préservation de zones à haute valeur environnementale, tout en soutenant l’économie locale.
  • New quality label in Croatia promotes restaurants serving local fish

    25/06/2019
    - Good Practice Short Story
    In Dalmatia, fishermen and restaurants received support from Galeb FLAG to create the ‘Fishermen recommend’ scheme and quality label, endorsing local fish products.
  • Agersø shipyard restoration: breathing new life into a decaying building

    25/06/2019
    - Good Practice Short Story
    Residents of a Danish island formed the Association of Agersø Great Belt-Shipyard to buy and renovate an old building used as a shipyard. This initiative aims to boost local business and increase the harbourfront’s attractiveness.
  • Umami processing methods add value to local fish

    21/06/2019
    - Good Practice Project
    Un pêcheur finlandais a adopté une méthode japonaise de maturation du poisson, appelée « umami », attirant ainsi des chefs étoilés au guide Michelin.
  • Neamt FLAG

    11/06/2019
    - Fiches FLAG
    FLAG Neamt is in North-eastern Romania. The region is predominantly rural with an economy mainly based on agriculture (including fishing and aquaculture), forestry and tourism. The region’s primary sectors include the chemical and processing industries.