Upcoming Events for Conferences http://njf.nu/seminars/ Nordic Conference on Reindeer Husbandry Research http://njf.nu/seminars/ny-calendar-event-11/?date=2017-05-29 <p>Hosted by NJF - the Nordic Association of Agricultural Scientists (Reindeer section) and the Nordic Centre of Excellence ReiGN - Reindeer husbandry in a Globalizing North - resilience, adaptations and pathways for actions</p> Thu, 02 Feb 2017 12:09:29 +0100 http://njf.nu/seminars/ny-calendar-event-11/?date=2017-05-29 4th NJF Organic Conference http://njf.nu/seminars/mikkeli2017/?date=2017-06-19 <table><tbody><tr><td><img width="600" height="338" title="" class="leftAlone" alt="Mikkeli" src="http://njf.nu/assets/Uploads/_resampled/ResizedImage600338-Mikkeli.jpg"></td> </tr><tr><td>City of Mikkeli<br>Photo: Ulla Jurvanen, Mikkeli University Consortium</td> </tr></tbody></table><p> </p> <p><a href="http://njf.nu/assets/Uploads/NJF-leaflet.pdf">NJF-leaflet.pdf </a><br><a href="http://njf.nu/assets/Uploads/Release-240417.pdf"> Release-240417.pdf </a></p> <p><strong><span style="text-decoration: underline;">ATTENTION!</span> Early bird prices valid till 21st of May!<br></strong><strong>Paper submission extended till 15th of April!</strong></p> <p>Welcome dear colleagues and friends,</p> <p>We cordially invite you to the 4 th NJF Organic Conference "Organics for tomorrow’s food systems" from 19<sup>th</sup> till 21<sup>th</sup> of June, 2017, in Mikkeli Finland!</p> <p><strong>Registration:</strong> <a href="https://www.lyyti.in/4th_NJF_Organic_Conference_Organics_for_tomorrows_food_systems_9094" target="_blank">https://www.lyyti.in/4th_NJF_Organic_Conference_Organics_for_tomorrows_food_systems_9094</a></p> <p>The Conference is dedicated to create a platform for exchanging the latest research results and sharing the advanced research methods of the following topics: sustainable organic production, organic food, human health and wellbeing, organics in our societies and organics – the development of tomorrow´s food systems.</p> <table style="width: 300px;" cellspacing="8"><tbody><tr><td> <p><img width="600" height="450" title="" class="leftAlone" style="width: 308px; height: 177px;" alt="Cultiva pylvaat" src="http://njf.nu/assets/Uploads/_resampled/ResizedImage600450-Cultiva-pylvaat.JPG"></p> </td> <td><img width="300" height="180" title="" class="leftAlone" alt="Unica3 webb 300px" src="http://njf.nu/assets/Uploads/Unica3-webb-300px.jpg"></td> </tr><tr><td>  <p>Campus of Mikkeli University Consortium<br>Photo: Ulla Jurvanen, Mikkeli University Consortium</p> </td> <td> <p>Campus of Mikkeli University Consortium<br>Photo: Ulla Jurvanen, Mikkeli University Consortium</p> </td> </tr></tbody></table><p>For the first time the Conference of the Nordic Association of Agricultural Scientists (NJF) takes place in Mikkeli Finland by the beautiful lakeside of Saimaa. The Conference main organizer – Finnish Organic Research Institute – has the pleasure to welcome you to Mikkeli for this scientifically and culturally rich three day event.</p> <p>During the Conference we will invite you to take the opportunity to follow the excursions to various destinations nearby Mikkeli, which will be announced later.</p> <p>NJF is the oldest Nordic organization established in 1918. It is a living, dynamic organisation with 1.500 members in eight countries – Finland, Denmark, Iceland, Norway, Sweden, Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania – all interested in agriculture in a broad perspective and its important role in the society.</p> <p>The Conference in Finland is coordinated by Finnish Organic Research Institute, which is an expert network operating under the University of Helsinki and Natural Resources Institute Finland (Luke).</p> <p>The Organizing and the Scientific Committee of the Conference wish you all a successful participation in the Conference and a pleasant stay in Mikkeli!</p> <p><em> </em></p> Tue, 28 Jun 2016 16:15:23 +0200 http://njf.nu/seminars/mikkeli2017/?date=2017-06-19 Legumes from field to fork – a Nordic-Baltic perspective on production, development and marketing of legumes http://njf.nu/seminars/ny-calendar-event-12/?date=2017-11-28 <p>Dear Colleagues and Friends!</p> <p>It is with great pleasure we announce the NJF conference, Legumes from field to fork – a Nordic-Baltic perspective on production, development and marketing of legumes, to be held in Tartu, Estonia on the 28<sup>th</sup> to 30<sup>th</sup> of November, 2017.</p> <p>The Conference aims to gather experts in the multidisciplinary field of legume research in the Nordic-Baltic region and is dedicated to provide a forum for a discussion on the following topics:</p> <p>•                          legume production</p> <p>•                          new food and feed based on legumes</p> <p>•                          environmental impact of legumes in agriculture and food production</p> <p>•                          marketing of legumes</p> <p>Participants will have the opportunity to present short talks and posters on their work and discuss their research in a relaxed, multidisciplinary and scientific environment. We also offer key-note lectures by internationally recognized scientists (presented at the conference website) working in areas connected to the conference topics.</p> <p>We especially invite food industry to participate. Many of the scientific participants are involved in applied projects such as EIP or EU-project where it is crucial with deliverables to food and feed industry. It will thus be a good opportunity to connect industry with scientist.</p> <p>We will be delighted to see you in Tartu in November 2017!</p> <p>The NJF conference in Estonia is a part of the EUROLEGUME FP7 project ending in 2017.</p> <p><em>On behalf of the Scientific Committee,</em></p> <p><em>Margit Olle, Estonia   </em><em>Fredrik Fogelberg, Sweden   </em><em>Ingunn Vaagen, Norway</em></p> Tue, 25 Apr 2017 07:57:54 +0200 http://njf.nu/seminars/ny-calendar-event-12/?date=2017-11-28