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A study shows the important economic impact of the wilderness economy for Finland

On Thursday 24 May 2018, the Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry held a seminar on…

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Finland boasts the largest organic wild collection area in the world

Collecting organic and wild produce presents Finnish agriculture and bioeconomy new opportunities. Linking the pure…

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The Best Practices for Sustainable Forest Management help the Finns to grow diverse and productive forests

The Best Practices for Sustainable Forest Management have guided the Finnish forests management for several…

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Publication: Finland is a forerunner in new bioeconomy innovations

The publication “Wood-Based Bioeconomy Solving Global Challenges”, written by top experts from companies, research institutes…

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Publication: Wood-Based Bioeconomy Solving Global Challenges

The publication “Wood-Based Bioeconomy Solving Global Challenges”, written by top experts from companies, research institutes…

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Spruce resin harvested by hand in Finland to treat a variety of skin problems

There is liquid forest gold glimmering in the bioeconomy side streams. The Pihqa spruce resin…

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Making of Tomorrow: Renewal from Biomaterials

In the near future, bio-packaging materials will challenge fossil-based plastics in many areas, and will…

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The Forest Academy increases Finnish decision makers’ awareness of forests

The forest is Finland’s most important natural resource. To maximise the potential of this renewable…

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Nature photography and travelling boosting sparsely populated areas

An animal can be shot down only once but photographed hundreds – even thousands of…

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Research project: Norway spruce tissue culturing – the future plant production

Wood is one of the most important raw materials for bioeconomy. It is estimated that…

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HaliPuu brings the Finnish forest within everybody’s reach

A forest cannot be exported. Its ancient root systems reach deep underground, even when the…

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Finnish spruce produces protective and nurturing ingredients also for human health

Repolar Pharmaceuticals Ltd develops and manufactures products based on resin of a spruce tree. The…

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Science documentary: The Future of Finland, pilot episode

Finnish forests, the future of Finland. The Future of Finland – pilot episode from Suomen…

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Forest

One-third of the Earth’s surface is forest. In Finland, forest coverage is 75 percent –…

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