Agriculture

Norway to Ban Deforestation-Linked Palm Oil Biofuels in Historic Vote

December 12, 2018 vikingarnews 0

  The Norwegian parliament voted this week to make Norway the world’s first country to bar its biofuel industry from importing deforestation-linked palm oil starting in 2020, The Independent reported. Environmentalists celebrated the move as a victory for rainforests, the climate and endangered species such as orangutans […]

Agriculture

Bio and Circular Finland program launched

December 10, 2018 vikingarnews 0

  Business Finland has launched the Bio and Circular Finland program which aims to make Finland a forerunner in the circular economy. The circular economy is an opportunity for the industries traditionally important to Finland, but also opens incredible […]

Agriculture

Mayors get no promises regarding predators

September 5, 2018 vikimar 0

  We believe that we are acting according to the predator settlement [between the political parties in Norway]. But we can surely manage the settlement in a more efficient way, the Prime Minister states after […]

Agriculture

Danish agriculture loses millions to drought

August 9, 2018 vndel 0

  While many people in Denmark have been grateful for the warm summer, farmers have suffered due to the long dry spell. With the country’s agricultural sector set see losses amounting to millions of kroner, […]