Luke’s mission

The Natural Resources Institute Finland is a research and expert organisation that works to advance the bioeconomy and the sustainable use of natural resources.


Luke’s vision

A society built on a sustainable bioeconomy. Our expertise creates a basis for growth and wellbeing.

Strategic objectives

  • New bio-based products and new business activities
  • Productivity through digital solutions
  • Revitalising regions through the circular economy
  • Wellbeing from immaterial values
  • Healthy and profitable food production

Our research priorities:

  • Boreal Green Bioeconomy
  • Innovative Food Chain
  • Blue Bioeconomy
  • BioSociety

Values that guide our activities:

  • Trust and transparency
  • Strength from collaboration and colleagues
  • Customer orientation
  • Smart actions