The Plant Production in Norway

Dorota Kozioł-Kaczorek
Szkoła Główna Gospodarstwa Wiejskiego w Warszawie
Kozioł-Kaczorek, Dorota; ORCID: 0000-0001-7582-0810 (Szkoła Główna Gospodarstwa Wiejskiego w Warszawie)
The Plant Production in Norway
Zeszyty Naukowe SGGW w Warszawie - Problemy Rolnictwa Światowego, 2017, vol.17(32), nr 4, s. 172-181

Słowa kluczowe

plant production climate conditions topography subsidies agriculture in Norway


A problem of the Norwegian agricultural policy, a description of the current types of subsidies for plant production and ongoing changes in the plant production in the years 2001 – 2016 is presented in this paper. There are also short information about topography of Norway and climate conditions. The main aim of the publication is to characterize changes in the plant production in the considered period. There is not too many publications about the Norwegian agriculture and plant production. The data from Statistiska Sentralbyrå (Statistics Norway) were used in the quantitative analysis. The results indicate the slight changes in the plant production in Norwegian agriculture i.e. decrease of number of holdings with plant, decrease of area of crops and size of yields.