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  • More roundwood sales despite falling prices

    Forest owners sold 10.1 million cubic metres of industrial roundwood in 2015; an increase of 340 000 cubic metres compared with 2014. The quantity of timber cut for sale in 2015 is the highest since the end of the 1980s.

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  • Fewer wild reindeer shot

    In total, about 6 100 wild reindeer were shot during the hunting season in 2016; which is about 400 animals fewer than the season before.

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  • Agriculture and Forestry in Norway 2011

    Statistical analyses 149

    The intention of the publication Agriculture and Forestry in Norway 2015 is to show the development in agriculture, forestry and hunting in a 50 years perspective.

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  • Further increase in sea catch of salmon

    The total catch of wild salmon and sea trout in Norwegian fjords amounted to 273 tonnes in 2016. This is 36 tonnes, or 15 per cent, more than in 2015.

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  • All-time high catch value

    In 2015, Norwegian vessels delivered 2.3 million tonnes of fish, crustaceans and molluscs. This is an increase of 1 per cent compared with 2014. The landed value of catch came to NOK 16.9 billion; up 17 per cent from 2014.

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  • All-time high for Norwegian salmon

    In 2015, the first-hand value of Norwegian fish farming came to NOK 46.9 billion, up 6 per cent from 2014. The produced quantity was 1.38 million tonnes.

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  • Increase in meat production

    A total of 159 900 tonnes of meat from domestic animals were approved for human consumption during the first half of 2016; an increase of 4 per cent from the same period last year.

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  • Reduced use of chemical pesticides on greenhouse vegetables

    In 2015, biological control agents were applied to 90 per cent of the area of edible crops in greenhouses, while chemical pesticides were used on less than 30 per cent of the area. Within ornamental plants, the corresponding shares were 31 and 83 ...

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  • Agriculture and Environment

    Reports 2016/14

    Statistics Norway produces the report “Agriculture and Environment - State and Development” on annual commission from the Norwegian Agricultural Authority. The report contains statistical information on status and development of agri-environmental...

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  • Pesticide use in agriculture in 2014

    Reports 2016/02

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  • One third of agricultural area sprayed

    In 2014, only one third of the total agricultural area in use was sprayed with pesticides. This is related to the fact that only 6 per cent of the area of meadows and pastureland was sprayed. For other crops, 94 per cent of the area was treated at...

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  • Pilot survey on land rent statistics

    Documents 2015/30

    This report is limited to the documentation of a survey on agricultural land rents and the possibilities of establishing an annual land rent statistics in Norway, based on the Eurostat target methodology.

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  • Use of inorganic and organic fertilisers in agriculture 2013

    Reports 2015/24

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  • Minifacts about Norway 2015

    The 2015 edition of Minifacts about Norway was the final edition.Minifacts about Norway presents key information about Norway in Arabic, Chinese, English, French, Japanese, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese, Russian and Spanish.

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  • Agriculture and Environment

    Reports 2015/18

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