Posted on June 29, 2018June 29, 2018NKJ board meeting The NKJ board in June 2018. The board meeting was held in the most southern part of Sweden, at Alnarps castle outside of Lund. Alnarp is the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences. Here Siri Anzjøn, Ann-Margaret Grøndahl and Torfi Jóhannesson are listening to and taking part in discussions. Suvi Ryynänen. Dinner and an occasion to talk through all the impressions of the day. From the left: Siri Anzjøn, Niels Gøtke, chairman Nina Solheim Flæte, Sveinn Margeirsson and Suvi Ryynänen Niels Gøtke having a nice cup of coffee outdoors, the summer evening is warm. Beautiful evening after a day full of fruitful discussions, decisions and contacts. Morning at Bjärsjölagårds castle and time for excursion. Hans Ramel (in the middle) owns Öveds Kloster, which is the first stop for the day. We got to know a lot about the terms for a big Swedish farm and gets an inside perspective from practitioners. One of the coworkers at Öveds Kloster. Next stop is KC Ranch. NKJ board found a lot of interesting things visiting KC Ranch. The grass is always greener on the other side of the fence… Carl Axel Dahlgren (next picture), owner of KC Ranch has a system for the grazing of the areas. Carl Axel Dahlgren, owner of KC Ranch. NKJ general secretary having a moment with a cow. Wonder if he got a nice picture? Very dry spring has burnt the pastures at KC Ranch. Now leaving for Hällåkra wineyard. Håkan Hansson (sunglasses in the middle) owns the wineyard together with his wife. “This is where it all started”. The wine grows in rows down the hills. NKJ board inspecting the cultures. A glass of nice wine. At least a promising start! The Hällåkra wineyard gave lots to talk about. Lunch under the trees in the garden, tasting the wine that grew about 100 metres away. Ebbe Persson, owner of a farm close to the city Trelleborg. We have a look at the multifunctional protection zones. Ebbe Persson, in yellow t-shirt, shows the sunflowers at the end of the huge sugar beet field.