The administrative sector touches upon the everyday life of the Finns in various ways, in both work and leisure. The objective of the Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry is to create and maintain the preconditions for sustainable and diversified use of renewable natural resources. The Ministry steers both the use of natural resources and research in the sector.
Common interest in natural resources
The agencies and institutes in the administrative sector of the Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry have joined their forces under the common slogan "natural resources - all from the sun". Through this shared interest they wish to highlight the foundation of their action: the renewable natural resources of Finland.
Agencies and institutes