The PRO.dukt Weinviertel project
The project PRO.dukt Weinviertel (Product Weinviertel) serves to link direct marketers and the development of new offerings. It raises awareness about products from the Weinviertel and creates the foundation so that producers can network and learn about each other. PRO.dukt Weinviertel (Product Weinviertel) provides the stimulus improve product quality, marketing and communication.
Wine, apricots, apples, honey, flour, oats, oils, berries, potatoes, handicraft products and much more: The range of Weinviertel products is surprisingly large. PRO.dukt Weinviertel (Product Weinviertel) raises awareness and makes product ranges and contact details accessible to a wider public.
PRO.dukt Weinviertel (Product Weinviertel) is supported by finding from the Federal Ministry for Agriculture and Forestry, the Environment and Water Resources, the province of Lower Austria, and the European Union. The contact partner and coordinator is LEADER Region Weinviertel Ost.
The LEADER Region Weinviertel Ost
The local action group Weinviertel Ost was established in 2007. It now comprises 58 municipalities from the districts of Mistelbach, Gänserndorf and Korneuburg. The location of the LEADER office is in Wolkersdorf. More information on current initiatives can be found on the website and the Facebook page.
The LEADER Region Weinviertel Ost has three priorities for the current funding periods: Value creation, natural and cultural heritage and common welfare. PRO.dukt Weinviertel is part of the subarea of regional products in focus in the area of value creation.
Promoting innovative ideas
Do you have an innovative idea that corresponds to one of the three priorities of value creation, natural and cultural heritage and common welfare? You can find out whether it is eligible for funding from the LEADER programme on the LEADER Region Weinviertel Ost website: You can also find calls for submissions on selected project topics on this website.
Just the beginning
With PRO.dukt Weinviertel (Product Weinviertel), there is a pool of information on Weinviertel products and producers. On this basis, the LEADER Region Weinviertel Ost will start further initiatives in the areas of product quality, innovation and marketing. Producers gain an overview and they can network easier. Already in planning: Events with joint product presentation and marketing cooperation. Knowledge about supply and demand, which is obtained via the website, is incorporated into new product developments. The LEADER Region Weinviertel Ost will commence new calls for projects on this basis.