Rural topic(s): (Agri)-tourism and rural heritage, Local food Chains, Rural entrepreneurship and diversification of activities
City: St Pierreville
Web site: http://www.ardelaine.fr
Local cooperative processing local wool in an environmental and social way, in cooperation with local sheperd. It has also devloped other activities like a wool museum, workshops, restaurant and local shop.
Scale of intervention : Local, Regional
Keywords: locally-based economy, local supply chain, local partnership, local food processing, crafts, local community initiative, wool processing, social and solidarity economy, sustainable tourism, rural heritage, safeguard of knowledge, rural entrepreneurship, job creation, organic farming, solidarity customers, fair price, territorial project, higher added-value products
Actors: self-governing social enterprise (cooperative)
Methods: partnership, facilitation