Baltic Studies Centre
The Baltic Studies Centre (BSC) is a private non-profit research organisation specialising in studies of sustainable rural and regional development, agro-food systems, farming and innovation. Since its establishment in 1991, BSC has carried out over 40 research projects including 15 EU Framework Programme projects. The areas of BSC expertise include sociology, sustainable agriculture, food supply chains, innovation networks, peri-urban agriculture, community development and public policy analysis. BSC undertakes action oriented research and cooperates with producer organisations, policy makers, municipalities, SMEs and a range of national and international research and advisory organisations.