Norway: Of course, the agriculture sector is ambitious!

Published Sep 28, 2021

Tridge summary

There is undoubtedly a change in wind direction for the agricultural industry at the moment, and it does not go unnoticed. At the same time, there is a creeping move, which claims that we should not expect too much. I will strongly reject that. If ever there was room to be ambitious, it is now.

Original content

We have just put behind us a parliamentary election where the population voted for parties that have used large parts of the election campaign to refine their rhetoric on food production, climate and the environment. The population has spoken, it is the local environment, emergency preparedness, food production, climate, most people and the district that won the election in 2021, so we have expectations! Expectations for more than nice words, now we will see measures, actions and politicians who stand for what they say. We expect: A boost, so that the farmer gets income opportunities at the same level as the average for other groups. Through the forthcoming agricultural settlements, an escalation plan will be adopted, so that agriculture has an annual krone development that gives agriculture the same income level as other groups over the course of four years. The most important thing for the development of agriculture in Troms and Finnmark is to ensure increased profitability and ...
Source: Bondebladet
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