Romania – the country to be discovered
Jun 2nd 2019

If you look at the poster proposed by the European Commission to illustrate Romania, you can find the following: 1. Area: 239,000 km2 2. Population: 21,610,000 inhabitants (out of which about 5 million emigrated) 3. EU Accession: 2007 4. Coat of arms: a golden eagle with an Orthodox cross in a sword, a sword and […]

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Organic and Local

Working with local food and organic food production in Trøndelag Trøndelag is a beautiful region close to the sea and the Trondheimsfjord and with much farming and a nice landscape. The area is good for biking and walking. The farmers produce wheat in the best areas near the fjord and oats and barley on the […]

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Horses in Norwegian Forestry

In earlier times draft horses were very important for the work in Norwegian agriculture and forestry. Even to day some horses are used in the forestry in Norway. One period in the winter the student at the horse-training department are using the horses out in the forest to learn practical use of horses.  In the […]

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Small animals at Stend
May 31st 2019

Small animals department at Stend, Bergen, Norway In the small animals department we feed and take care of all the animals. We perform health checks on all of the animals every time we are there to make sure they are healthy. We also clean their cages, aquariums and terrariums so we know that they are […]

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Sheep and Lambs at Stend
May 28th 2019

The sheep production and lambs at Stend Vidaregåande Skule, Bergen, Norway Written by first grade students of Animal Care program at Stend   At the sheep department, we learn how to feed and shear the sheep. In the spring, we divide the sheep into groups based on how many lambs they are going to have, […]

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Young entrepreneurs at Stend Vidaregåande Skule
May 27th 2019

Entrepreneurship and an Erasmus+ project 2018-2020 When the oil comes to an end…. The attitude and skills of being creative and come up with ideas for new businesses and the knowledge of how to develop and run an enterprise is highly wanted in Norway. The last decades the Norwegian economy is highly dependent on the […]

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We LOVE dogs
May 24th 2019

The canine department at Stend Vidaregåande Skule Written by first grade students of Animal Care program at Stend, Bergen, Norway At the canine department, we train dogs. There are no dogs living there, but the students are allowed to bring their dogs during daytime. At the department, we learn how to handle dogs, perform health […]

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Stend Farm Shop and Nursery
May 20th 2019

And for the second time this month the latest news entry is coming to you from our youngest EUROPEAns, the first year students of Stend Vidaregåande Skule, Bergen, Norway: The farm-shop and the nursery are open to the public and everyone can come and buy products. At Stend, we grow different vegetables and flowers and […]

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Gardens of Stend
May 17th 2019

This news entry is coming to you from our youngest EUROPEAns, the first year students of Stend Vidaregåande Skule, Bergen, Norway: ‘In the 1700s, there were many big, beautiful gardens all over the country. One of those, was at Stend. It was one of Norway’s most beautiful gardens and it was well known. But eventually, […]

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