Faculty of Agriculture and Forestry
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Professor of Consumer Studies Mari Niva: I want to help understand why transformations related to sustainable consumption take time
Mari Niva is interested in how new practices are introduced and adopted in consumption, and how they can become increasingly sustainable.
Vegan diet significantly remodels metabolism in young children: Statuses of Vitamin D and A require special attention
University of Helsinki researchers report a comprehensive pilot study on the metabolic effects of full vegan diet on young children. The study...
Micro-climate moulds and reshapes northern insect communities, herbivory and predation
Climate and changes in it have direct impacts on species of plant and animals – but climate may also shape more complex biological systems like...
Thriving Nature picks up momentum with new professors – meet Tanja Pyhäjärvi
Tanja Pyhäjärvi started as the associate professor in forest genomics and breeding in January 2021. Pyhäjärvi works at the Department of Forest...
Science-based perspectives and methods for meeting future challenges in agriculture, food production and forestry
The internationally competitive research of the Faculty of Agriculture and Forestry provides science-based perspectives and methods for responding to future challenges in agriculture, food production and forestry in Finland as well as globally. We offer you an education that provides you with all the necessary skills for a career in research or business related to our fields.
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