Project info

BRIEF DESCRIPTION OF THE PROJECT

Measure: 6 Farm and Business Development

Sub-measure: 6.2 Start-up aid for non-farm rural businesses

Type of operation: 6.2.1 Start-up aid for non-farm rural businesses

Fund: European Agricultural Fund for Rural Development: Europe Investing in Rural Areas

The purpose of implementing the project is initiating new service activities by the company Diadora Eko d.o.o. in addition to creating two new jobs with the aim of reducing depopulation and incentivising development of rural areas.

Implementation of the project will initiate new activities:

01.6. Auxiliary activities in agriculture and activities which are performed after harvesting crops

81.3. Service activities in landscaping and maintain landscapes.

For the purpose of the project, mechanisation was procured for renewing new, non-agricultural activities.

Procurement of agricultural mechanisation means that the company can offer additional services on the market:

  • Maintenance of vineyards,
  • Landscaping areas prior to sowing and after harvesting,
  • Maintaining olive groves,
  • Maintaining unplanted areas,

GOAL

The purpose of the project is to initiate non-agricultural activities on the farms of Diadora Eko d.o.o. while creating two new jobs with the aim of reducing depopulation and incentivising sustainable development of the rural area of Posedarje Municipality.

RESULTS

  • Initiating new non-agricultural activities on farms,
  • Procuring new mechanisation for the purpose of performing new activities,
  • Offering new services on the market,
  • Employing two new workers,
  • Increasing company revenue

FINANCIAL SUPPORT FROM THE EU

To implement the project activities, assistance amounting to HRK 371,975.00 has been granted.

Co-financing from the European Agricultural Fund for Rural Development: Europe investing in Rural Areas