Summer greetings from Pilot Gypsum!

A year ago, in summer 2016, stakeholders in the selected pilot area in Lieto and Paimio got prepared for a large-scale gypsum application experiment, a unique pilot project. Farmers, contractors and actors in the logistical chain made plans how the gypsum application...

The pilot area during snowmelt

In the spring time the river Savijoki is flowing rapidly. Melting snow from all around the river basin raises the water level several times higher than it is during dry periods. The clayey soil and dominant agricultural land use in the area give the river its latte...

First results on Pilot Gypsum

A summary of Pilot Gypsum now available Pilot Gypsum has been running for a little over a year now. The first twelve months of the project were especially challenging when the spreading of over 6,000 tonnes of gypsum needed to be organised from a scratch. All the...

Read about Pilot Gypsum in YLE news

On January 6, YLE news published an article on the preliminary results of the gypsum treatment of fields. The article titled “Kipsin levitys pelloille alkoi – päästöt jopa puolittuivat” is available at http://yle.fi/uutiset/3-9385880 (in Finnish only)....

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