News from Norway

13-09-2013 03:35 AM
Influenza virus in wild birds in Norway
Ducks and gulls are the natural hosts of influenza A virus. Ragnhild Tønnessen's PhD research project has characterised influenza A viruses in gulls a...
24-04-2013 09:46 AM
Norway Fish Farmers Rise as Tight Supply Lifts Price: Oslo Mover
Norwegian salmon farmers including Marine Harvest ASA (MHG), Leroey Seafood Group ASA (LSG) and Salmar ASA (SALM) rose in Oslo trading on growing dema...
17-04-2013 15:52 PM
Making BC Election a Referendum on the Future of Fish Farming
As the BC election approaches, the Norwegian-dominated aquaculture industry suddenly finds itself swimming upstream. Despite mounting evidence of ...
13-12-2012 08:47 AM
Norway plans new fish farming ownership rules
Norway plans to allow salmon firms to own more than a quarter of its total production capacity, conforming to EU rules and allowing Marine Harvest, th...
06-11-2012 08:06 AM
Norway dairy farmers in decline
Per Christian Rålm at the Agricultural Economics Research Institute (NILF) says Norway currently has 10,540 dairy farms. NILF data shows this is a ...
05-03-2012 08:18 AM
Norwegian breeds could disappear
The list, compiled by the Norwegian Genetics Resource Centre, contains five breeds of dog, including the black-haired Norwegian Elkhound, the Norwegia...