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Peak District Farm Holidays

Rural topic(s): (Agri)-tourism and rural heritage

Country: United Kingdom

Web site: http://www.peakdistrictfarmhols.co.uk

Peak District Farm Holidays is a group of 35 traditional working farms providing tourist accommodation, local food and leisure activities. This activity brings secondary income to farm families, new use to traditional farm buildings and added value to local products.

Scale of intervention : Regional

Keywords: sustainable woodland, locally-based economy, woodland products, biodiversity conservation, woodland management, wood fuel, organic building material, diversification of economic activities, higher added-value products

Places: United-Kingdom

Actors: network, platform, forum, farmer, association

Methods: training/capacity-building, research, advocacy, consulting/expertise, networking, job creation

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