Farm of the Future
Farm of the Future is where therories are put into practices. The first test farm, Bjertorp which focus on crop cultivation, was inaugurated 2020. Since then two farms have been added to the concept, Viken and Svalöv. Viken is our milk farm and Svalöv works with advanced plant breeding.
Farming of the Future - a blog
Research to realize Farming of the Future
In 2023, Lantmännen’s Research Foundation awarded SEK 28 million in the three focus areas – Agriculture and Machinery, Food and Health, and Bioenergy and Green Materials. Here, Helena Fredriksson, Head of Research at the Foundation, talks about some of the projects that have been granted funding.
Increased preparedness provides better sustainability in the food value chain
The issue of crisis preparedness has received increasing attention due to geopolitical tension and accelerating climate change. Strengthened preparedness also provides better conditions for managing the transition to sustainability. Lantmännen’s Director Group Strategy Patrik Myrelid describes Lantmännen’s role and positions.
Collaboration to accelerate towards Farming of the Future
A key to achieving our vision Farming of the Future is collaboration. Therefore, Lantmännen arranges seminars where representatives from business, civil society, politics, and academia meet. Here, Lantmännen’s Group President and CEO shares some reflections from the latest seminar.
Climate adaption for a strong agricultural sector in Sweden
Patrik Myrelid, Lantmännen's Grop Strategy Director and also an expert in the Government's Climate Adaptation Council, writes about how climate adaptation is becoming an increasingly important issue for both farmers and society at large – something the past harvest year's weather highlights.