Stories

Isa Martens ja Miina Tuominen-Brinkas from Sepra area in Finland visited Vana-Sirge rabbit farm in Estonia

Isa and Miina arrived on Friday, 5.01.2018 in Tallinn. From the port, we headed to Vana-Sirge rabbit farm, where we had dinner.

Visiting Arma Riding Farm in Estonia

Friday, September 8th

  • Arrival, accommodation, a tour at Arma Riding farm.
  • Eisma Port’s introduction and a boat ride, putting fishing nets into the sea
  • 18.00 getting to know the Horseback Riding Centre, horses and children’s training
  • Supper and sauna

Saturday, September 9th

Sunday, September 10th

  • Breakfast
  • 10.30 A tour at Altja fishing village, dinner at local tavern
  • 14.00 on our way back home

At first we accommodated our guests and showed our guests around.

Entrepreneurs from Latvia and Estonia visited their colleagues in Finland

Joint fact-finding trip of the project “Sustainable entrepreneurship in countryside” took place from September 20th to 23rd. Keywords were nature, tourism based on local culture and heritage, handicraft and local food.

In search of positive experiences in rural Finland

From September 20th to 23rd, as a part of the international project LEADER “On sustainable rural entreprenourship”, Latvian entrepreneurs of the Rural Partnership “Lielupe” and the Partnership of the Liepaja region took part in an exchange of experience and visited the gorgeous lake holiday resourt Lautsia (Finland).

Designing with students from Tartu Art School

In spring, a design consultancy project together with Tartu Art School was launched, to help to design logos, packages, websites etc for rural entrepreneurs.

Jaanioja’s exchange trip to Loviisa, Finland

Our first meeting with Jaana Klami in Estonia gave us cooperation ideas very quickly. We agreed to visit them in August during Loviisa’s Old Houses Days from August 26th to 27th, where I could make a small exhibition and get acquainted with handicraft promoting and cooperation forms of this community.