Farming News Daily This is the RSS syndication feed for Finavia rolls out yoga mats, Midsummer revelries and Finnish-themed selfies at Helsinki Airport Helsinki Airport’s new TravelLab initiative brings ideas from the drawing board to the passengers. Prototypes of potential new services are created at the airport and developed further according to the response they get. Some of the ideas may make travel smoother; some introduce completely new services for passengers to use, and some may just make travelling more fun. newsroom - Fri, 06 Jun 2014 00:00:00 GMT Halton Opens a New Air Filter Factory in Kausala, Finland Halton, a family-owned company specialising in indoor climate solutions is expanding, and sets up a new manufacturing facility. On the 2nd of September Halton launched a new air filter factory in Kausala. The new facility is located next to Halton’s existing manufacturing facilities. So far Halton has produced air filtration products in Orimattila, Finland, as well as in Hungary, but now the entire filter production has been centralised in Kausala. newsroom - Fri, 06 Sep 2013 00:00:00 GMT WELTEC BIOPOWER constructs 1.8 MW plant in Finland WELTEC BIOPOWER biogas plant construction company from Vechta (Germany) builds a biogas plant in Jeppo (Finland). The company from Lower Saxony is implementing this project jointly with its Finnish project partner, Doranova. newsroom - Wed, 22 May 2013 00:00:00 GMT The milk market Retail milk price has increased 18 per cent year on year, according to Eero Isonaa, Milk Committee Chairman for the Central Union of Agricultural Producers and Forest Owners (MTK). 5mpublishing Tue, 16 Apr 2013 00:00:00 GMT Organic eggs More and more Finns want their eggs from an organic or barn-type hen houses. Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Mon, 18 Mar 2013 00:00:00 GMT Poultry feed The Finnish Food Safety Authority Evira has developed an analysis method through which the authorities and animal feed industry can guarantee purer poultry products for consumers. Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Fri, 15 Feb 2013 00:00:00 GMT Sheep farming advice from Wales Finnish farmers learn about the development and success of the Welsh red meat industry Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Tue, 18 Dec 2012 00:00:00 GMT Poultry farm problems A study by the Finnish Food Safety Authority Evira and MTT Agrifood Research Finland examined the costs incurred for Finnish poultry farms by preventive biosecurity. 5mpublishing Fri, 13 Jul 2012 00:00:00 GMT Hatching more poultry One of the leading Finnish food processing companies, Atria PLC, has recently decided to substantially upgrade and expand its broiler hatchery located in Seinäjoki, Finland. Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Tue, 24 Apr 2012 00:00:00 GMT Hatching poultry Atria (Finland) teams with Petersime for major hatchery upgrade Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Thu, 19 Apr 2012 00:00:00 GMT Problems on the pig farm A case of suspected animal cruelty has been uncovered in Loimaa, south-west Finland. Police found some two hundred pigs dead on Friday, apparently due to a lack of care. newsroom - Sun, 01 Apr 2012 00:00:00 GMT Plant oils and farm feed Adding flaxseed (linseed) to a cows diet will reduce cows' methane gas emissions, whilst increasing the levels of omega 3 in the milk, according to a study by dairy company, Skånemejerier, which was carried out on five Swedish dairy farms. 5mpublishing Wed, 28 Mar 2012 00:00:00 GMT Tike farms data with Talend Tike, the Information Centre of the Finnish Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry, has turned to Talend to meet the demand of its continually growing data warehouse by implementing its open source data integration tool. newsroom - Thu, 23 Feb 2012 00:00:00 GMT Pig farming problems New videos shot in secret by animal rights activists on 16 farms and released on Monday have again exposed poor conditions for animals in the pig-farming industry. The new videos were shot in October and November, and constitute a new blow for pig farmers in the run-up to Christmas. 5mpublishing Wed, 07 Dec 2011 00:00:00 GMT Meat giant lift sales Atria Finland's net sales increased by 5.9 per cent. During the comparative period, there were some breaks in production in Finland due to industrial action. newsroom - Sun, 27 Nov 2011 00:00:00 GMT Dairy products on show Together with some partners and advisors, Peusosa (distributor of CID LINES in Finland) promoted and presented the use of hygiene for dairy cattle: hoof disinfection with PEDILINE PRO, teat preparation with KENOPURE and teat disinfection with KENOLAC SD. newsroom - Wed, 28 Sep 2011 00:00:00 GMT BOCM Pauls BOCM Pauls’ International Division has expanded its sales operations in Finland with the formal appointment of two well-known Finnish companies as sales agents and distributors for its range of pig feeds. newsroom - Mon, 18 Jul 2011 00:00:00 GMT