Hemconservation
Datum: 17.11.2014 Författare: Anne Kettunen Kategori: Husdjur

Final report of the project on the conservation of the Nordic brown bee is now available as a hard-copy as well as electronically. The report summarizes the current status on the Nordic brown bee in the Nordic-Baltic region, describes the distinctiveness of the Nordic brown bee as well as identifies…

Datum: 17.01.2013 Författare: Anne Kettunen Kategori: Husdjur

Endangered coastal heathlands may be preserved by supporting an ancient land management technique which combines grazing and burning. In Norway, a study “Old Norse Sheep in Coastal Heath” combines the development of Old Norse sheep farming into sustainable agriculture and the management and preservation of the coastal heathlands. Please, follow…

Datum: 17.09.2012 Författare: Anne Kettunen Kategori: Husdjur

One bottleneck occurred in the years 1875-1885 when the population went down to only 62 individuals. In the year 1930 the breed reached its largest known size of almost 3000 individuals. However, this period was followed by another population bottleneck, and in the years 1950-1967 the population was comprised of…