The aim of our project is to support the regional development and to provide solutions to sustainable dairy industry, addressing farmers in diary production, feed manufacturers, advisers, and employees in milk and dairy factories, as well as managers responsible for the strategy and profitability of milk production in all RIS-eligible regions. The project seeks to highlight at the national and international level the current challenges, pathways and solutions related to this sector through knowledge transfer activities.
These will focus on the topics of: improvement of competitiveness by implementation of innovations, building a trend-driven entrepreneur culture, encouraging the use of available local resources, and sustainable management of post-production waste in milk by farming. 4 pilot SME workshops will be held in Poland and Italy. The exact scope of the workshops will be based on the surveys of needs and challenges conducted among the target SMEs operating on the market. Qualified specialists from partner institutions will be involved to share best practices, latest scientific evidence, and market-driven experiences.