Agriculture and Drainage Practices in Finland← Takaisin
|Sarja||Proceedings of International Seminar on Land Drainage|
|Avainsanat||africultural production, agriculture, climate, Finland, soil conditions, subsuface drainage|
|Organisaatio||Finnish Drainage Centre|
|Sivut||1 - 15|
The climate and soil conditions are not favourable for agriculture in Finland. In spite of harsh conditions Finland is able to produce all its foodstuffs, even having some overproduction. Drainage is a prerequisite for agriculture. Drainage works are constructed for 33 000 hectares annually. Drainage practices are described.