The main instrument support structural transformation, economic and social conditions in agriculture and processing of agricultural products in the programming period, financed from EU funds is “Rural Development Programme 2007–2013“ (RDP 2007–2013). This program includes activities designed to support up or develop non-agricultural activities in rural areas. One of them is the effect of 311 – “Diversification into non-agricultural activities“. As part of this program in Wielkopolska, five calls for proposals. There were differences in the activity of producers in the system of districts participating in the action 311. Most active in obtaining EU funds in Wielkopolska were farmers from the districts of Kalisz and Poznań (from 499 to 386 applications). The maximum aid in the form of disbursement of the funds received from the county district beneficiaries: Kalisz, Poznań, Gostyń, Krotoszyn, Konin, Ostrów, Środa, Ostrzeszów, Gniezno and Wolsztyn. Average value (zł) support granted for 1 Greater farm under Measure 311 RDP 2007–2013 amounted to 5 439 zł.