FARNET
Fisheries Areas Network

Promotion

  • A social enterprise that places local fish in school canteens

    24/01/2020
    - Good Practice Project
    Une co-entreprise sociale réunissant la Croix-Rouge et une criée aux poissons locale associe insertion professionnelle et promotion de produits de la pêche peu prisés.
  • Fishing festivals to promote local freshwater species

    20/12/2019
    - Good Practice Project
    Un projet qui entend promouvoir le patrimoine de la pêche, renforcer les traditions locales et faire redécouvrir aux consommateurs des espèces d’eau douce oubliées.
  • Blue economy incubator

    16/12/2019
    - Idées de coopérations
    Sectors in the blue economy are facing challenges (e.g. lack of skills locally, shortage of funding...) that prevent the growth of those emerging work areas with high potential. The "Blue Economy Incubator" project aims to promote innovative solutions addressing selected maritime and marine challenges and opportunities.
  • Processing and retailing fisheries and aquaculture products

    18/11/2019
    - Idées de coopérations
    The project aims to set up transnational cooperation between FLAGs with potential for developing the FAP processing sector. This offers a valuable opportunity for fishing communities to increase the EU and worldwide market of processed FAPs while reducing overfishing. The project will focus on the following local FAPs: blue crab, mussels, sardines and anchovies.
  • 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 has found partners from Italy, Latvia and Lithuania to launch a cooperation project that entails the exchange of experience and joint actions, such as study visits to each of the areas involved along 2020-2021.
  • Botosani FLAG

    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.
  • Adding fish to local food baskets

    27/06/2019
    - Good Practice Project
    In Abruzzo, southern Italy, Solidarity Purchasing Groups have teamed up with fishermen to start including fish in their local food baskets.
  • 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.
  • 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.