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LEAN half-time meeting in Krakow

On September 02 and 03, the third transnational project meeting of the LEAN project took place in Krakow. Together with the project partners from Poland (ARID), Lithuania (BETI), Italy (University of Bari) and France (VertigoLab & VetAgroSup) the current status of the case studies and learning material was discussed and further steps were defined.

The learning modules will impart important entrepreneurial knowledge as well as agricultural knowledge for different sectors (animal husbandry, beekeeping, fruit, vegetable and wine growing).

A total of 10 web-based training modules and 15 practical examples of newcomers to agriculture in the 5 partner countries will be developed. These will be published on the project website at the beginning of next year (see

A brief description of the project can be found here.

Contact persons: Simone Sterly (sterly[at] and Christoph Mathias (mathias[at]