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Requalifying matter: nutrient recycling, pollution control and the shifting economies of fertilisation (QUMARE)
Project | Published: 2015-09-23

  Finland seeks to become a model country in terms of nutrient recycling.  The QUMARE project analyses the promotion of this objective by focusing on the policy interventions...

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Pathways linking uncertainties in model projections of climate and its effects
Project | Published: 2014-10-30

Facing the mitigation and adaptation challenges of ongoing climate change, PLUMES (Pathways linking uncertainties in model projections of climate and its effects) aims towards a significantly improv...

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Farming culture in transition to sustainable agriculture - a practice approach
Project | Published: 2014-08-26

Agricultural production needs to become sustainable. Currently prevalent agricultural practices cause not only significant environmental impacts but are in need of change in order to guarantee adequa...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Farming culture in transition to sustainable agriculture - a practice approach
Novel gypsum-based products for farm scale phosphorus trapping (TraP)
Project | Published: 2014-01-17

The Trap project was a 3-year joint venture (2008–2010) analyzing the effect of gypsum, an industrial by-product, on phosphorus losses from fields to surface waters (Ekholm et al. 2011, 2012). SYKE w...

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Recent FinLTSER publications
Content page | Published: 2013-05-27

Some recent publications highlighting the cutting-edge of research carried out in the FinLTSER framework are listed below: Fu, B., Forsius, M. and Liu, J. 2013. Ecosystem services: climate c...

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Bothnian Bay LTSER-platform
Content page | Published: 2013-04-23

Site description The area of the Bothnian Bay LTSER platform is located in the coastal area of the Bothnian Bay between the cities of Tornio in the north and Vaasa in the south including t...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Finnish Long-Term Socio-Ecological Research network FinLTSER > Bothnian Bay LTSER-platform
Lepsämänjoki Agricultural Watershed Area LAWA LTSER
Content page | Published: 2013-04-23

Site description  The site brings together institutions and research groups conducting long-term agroecosystem research in Finland. The main objective is to combine ecological, agricu...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Finnish Long-Term Socio-Ecological Research network FinLTSER > Lepsämänjoki Agricultural Watershed Area LAWA LTSER
B/ordering food chains - comparative study on negotiating quality and environmental standards into meat production and consumption in Finland
Project | Published: 2013-04-17

The research developed methodology for evaluating dynamic effects of welfare and environmental certificates in food markets. The methodology was developed with the help of case studies. T...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > B/ordering food chains - comparative study on negotiating quality and environmental standards into meat production and consumption in Finland
Baltic Forum for Innovative Technologies for Sustainable Manure Management (Baltic Manure)
Project | Published: 2013-05-22

Project description Baltic Manure is turning the perception of manure and intensive animal husbandry from an environmental problem into an opportunity for business innovation. The project de...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Baltic Forum for Innovative Technologies for Sustainable Manure Management (Baltic Manure)
Changes in farming practices due to the Finnish Agri-Environment Support Scheme (MYTVAS3 sub study)
Project | Published: 2013-04-17

Project description The aim of the study is to collect farm and field parcel specific data on farming practices and other measures related to agri-environmental issues to assess how the Finn...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Changes in farming practices due to the Finnish Agri-Environment Support Scheme (MYTVAS3 sub study)
Environmental monitoring of the livestock shelters
Project | Published: 2013-04-17

Project description The environmental permit procedure is a preventive supervision method of environmental protection. Authorization of an environmental permit obliged operation is considere...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Environmental monitoring of the livestock shelters
Life Cycle Assessment of the Finnish farmed rainbow trout: update of the 2002 study
Project | Published: 2013-04-17

Project description The life cycle environmental impacts of the Finnish farmed rainbow trout were assessed by SYKE and FGFRI in a project that ended in 2002. An average farming method was co...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Life Cycle Assessment of the Finnish farmed rainbow trout: update of the 2002 study