Structural change in agriculture continues

Background to the statistics and the determination of production lines Data about the number of farms in the register of agricultural and horticultural enterprises are largely based on the Finnish Food Authority’s animal registers and data collected in conjunction...

Climate change: More than 1 billion cows at risk of heat stress

Extreme heat harms cattle in many different ways, especially when combined with high humidity. It reduces fertility, impairs the growth of calves, and can result in increased deaths. In dairy cows, it also reduces milk production. This impacts the viability of...

Frumentum Farming in Namibia a family success thanks to Massey Ferguson

Rene de Schmid has been familiar with Massey Ferguson tractors since his childhood. “I grew up with them on the farm and remember vividly that our Massey tractors were hardly in the workshop,” he says. Rene grew up on a farm in Namibia, where his father farmed with...