Latokartanonkaari 9, 00790 Helsinki
Rural research, sustainable use of natural resources
Local breeds – rural heritage or new market opportunities? Colliding views on the conservation and sustainable use of landraces
In this research, Finnish actors engaged in the conservation and sustainable use of local breeds on different levels and sectors were interviewed to find out how breeds are valued by different stakeholders and what kinds of policies and practices are preferred in their conservation and sustainable use; and which also gives rise to some ethical concerns.