The event's goal is to offer children and families a chance to get acquainted with domestic food production and rural areas through their own experiences. The aim is to make research on food production familiar to the whole family, especially for children, and inspire them to participate themselves (learning by doing). In addition, Mansikki’s objective is to develop cooperation between local associations, organizations and other stakeholders.
A fascinating event for the whole family, especially for children, in the agricultural exhibition park Elonkierto. In the exhibition you can get acquainted with various animals, plants, agricultural machinery, and much more that is related to food production and science. The Science tent in the event is organized by the Natural Resources Institute Finland.