The usage of the EU funds for agriculture area as a rural development factor

  • Jana Zbíralová Czech University of Life Sciences Prague
Keywords: European union, Agriculture, Rural development, SWOT analysis


This submitted contribution is focused on usage of the funds of the European union (EU) for the agriculture area, which presents one of the rural development factors. The main aim is a presentation of the results of an analysis of the provided financial subventions, which are flowing in agriculture and rural areas in context of the at present actual Rural Development Programme of the Czech Republic for 2007–2013 (RDP). RDP was analysed according to its particular groups of measures in the comparison of Czech regions. As a part of this contribution base on the SWOT analysis it is also pronounced an exact recommendation for the future aiming of subventions which are focused on rural area.