Workshop

ON MANURE NUTRIENT CONTENT IN THE BALTIC SEA COUNTRIES

​​​19-20 N​​​​​​​ovember 2015, Vantaa, Finland

The aim of the workshop was to consider manure standards in more detail and propose how common methodologies could be derived or developed. 

The workshop also functioned as a platform to discuss establishing and seeking finances for a new regional project on creating widely accepted manure standards in the Baltic Sea countries. 


Participants brainstorming in the group work session of the workshop. Photo: HELCOM Secretariat

The HELCOM workshop on manure nutrient content in the Baltic Sea countries was organized by the Ministry of the Environment, Natural Resources Institute Finland (Luke) and HELCOM. 

The conclusions of the workshop can be seen here and the proceedings can be downloaded here.

The program of the workshop can be seen here​ and the presentations made at the workshop are listed below.​

​Presentations

Presentation of the Proceedings of the workshop on nutrient bookkeeping
Mr. Dietrich Schulz, Federal Environment Agency

HELCOM framework for introducing a system of manure standards in the Baltic Sea region
Mr. Dmitry Frank-Kamenetsky, HELCOM Secretariat

Why is a system for nutrient standards in manure required?
Ms. Sari Luostarinen, Natural Resources Institute Finland

Danish standards for nutrient content in manure
Mr. Peter Lund, Aarhus University

Estonian standards for nutrient content in manure
Mr. Allan Kaasik, Estonian University of Life Sciences

Finnish standards for nutrient content in manure
Mr. Juha Grönroos, Finnish Environment Institute

German standards for nutrient content in manure
Mr. Dietrich Schulz, Federal Environment Agency

Latvian standards for nutrient content in manure
Ms. Iveta Ozolina, Ministry of Agriculture

Polish standards for nutrient content in manure
Mr. Jacek Walczak, National Research Institute of Animal Production
Ms. Karina Makarewicz, Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development

Russian standards for nutrient content in manure
Mr. Vladislav Minin, Institute of Agri Engineering and Environmentat Problems of Agriculture

Swedish standards for nutrient content in manure
Ms. Lena Rodhe, Swedish Institute of Agricultural and Environmental Engineering

Global experiences with Manure Nutrient Contents
Mr. Mikhail Durkin, Coalition Clean Baltic



​​Contacts
HELCOM Secretariat 
Professional Secretary
Mr. Dmitry Frank-Kamenetsky
Tel: +358 40 630 9933



HELCOM Secretariat
Agri-Environment Coordinator
Ms. Susanna Kaasinen​
Tel:
+358 40 536 5819



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