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  • 6 000 decares of cultivated land transferred in 2016

    In 2016, 6 000 decares of cultivated land was transferred to non-agricultural use, compared with 6 300 decares the year before.

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  • More wolves shot

    A total of 18 wolves were reported shot or killed in the hunting year 2016/17. This is the highest number since 1923.

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  • Decrease in export price of fresh salmon

    In the period from June 12th – June 18th the export price of fresh salmon came to NOK 67.87 per kilo. This is a decline of 2.9 per cent compared to the previous seven-day period.

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  • Most small farms depopulated

    One in five agricultural and forestry properties with a dwelling were uninhabited in 2016. While 28 per cent of the properties with less than 5 hectares of agricultural land were depopulated, the corresponding figure for properties with more than ...

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  • Increase in export price of fresh salmon

    In the period from June 5th – June 11th the export price of fresh salmon came to NOK 69.91 per kilo. This is an increase of 5.9 per cent compared to the previous seven-day period.

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  • A major drop in export price of fresh salmon

    In the period from May 29th – June 4th the export price of fresh salmon came to NOK 66.02 per kilo. This is a drop of 8.5 per cent compared to the previous seven-day period.

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  • Conversion of agricultural land - use of spatial analysis for exploring conversion of agricultural land to non-agricultural uses

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  • Small decline in export price of fresh salmon

    In the period from May 22nd – May 28th the export price of fresh salmon came to NOK 72.17 per kilo. This is a minor decrease of 0.4 per cent compared to the previous seven-day period.

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  • Another record high for salmon

    In 2016, the first-hand value of Norwegian farmed salmon came to NOK 60 billion. This is a quadrupling in 10 years, and an increase of 35 per cent from the year before. At the same time, the quantity of salmon sold decreased by 5 per cent.

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  • Increased vegetable production

    In 2016, the total production of vegetables increased by 14 100 tonnes from 2015 to 199 500 tonnes.

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  • More fertilizing of forest

    In total, 8 400 hectares of forest land were fertilized in 2016, which is an increase of 7 700 hectares from the previous year. The huge increase was due to new government subsidies from 2016.

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  • A minor decrease in salmon export price

    In the period from 17 April – 23 April the export price of fresh salmon came to NOK 64.85 per kilo. This is small decrease of 0.4 per cent compared to the previous seven-day period.

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  • More forest roads rebuilt

    In total, 412 kilometres of all-year roads and summer roads were finished and approved in 2016. This is 77 kilometres more than in the previous year.

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  • Increased roundwood sales and prices

    A total of 2.5 million cubic metres of timber were cut for sale in the 1st quarter of 2017. This is 9 per cent more than the corresponding quarter of 2016. The average timber price increased by 5.5 per cent in the same period.

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  • Increase in salmon export price

    In the period from 10 April – 16 April the export price of fresh salmon came to NOK 65.13 per kilo. This is an increase of 3.7 per cent compared to the previous seven-day period.

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