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February 23, 2017
by Marieke Gonlag-Schrijvers
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Apply now for the intensive course at NOVIA (Finland) this May!

Novia University of Applied Sciences, campus Raseborg, organizes the intensive course “Forest management for enhanced wind resistance” from 14th – 26th May 2017. As the weather is getting more extreme, so are the effects of storms on our forests.  This is therefore a very relevant course if you’re studying in the field of forestry and an opportunity that you can’t miss!
Storm and forest

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January 9, 2017
by Marieke Gonlag-Schrijvers
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Christmas tree trade in Lapland University of Applied Sciences

Contribution from: Lapland University of Applied Sciences, Finland (Tapio Sironen )

For decades the society of forest students (Rovaniemen Metsäpojat) has earned money for the society´s activities by selling Christmas trees at the market place. Nowadays they deliver Christmas trees straight to their customers´ homes. Because the students are only allowed to take undergrowth spuces in the state forrest, the Christmas trees are not of best quality. Mpumfeedzamuspo See the pictures below for an impression:
Metsäpojat are looking for Cristmas trees
Students from Rovaniemen Metsäpojat are looking for Christmas trees.

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