6. - 8. September 2021
00.00 - 00.00

Because of the corona pandemic, we need to postpone the Nordic meeting. New date is 6.- 8. September 2021.

We are delighted to welcome you to the 2021 Nordic Meeting on Agricultural Occupational Health and Safety which is held at Skjetlein Grønt Kompetansesenter, Trondheim.

Theme: Working capacity, advisory service, health and safety in agriculture

Nordic Meeting on Agricultural Occupational Health and Safety

This Nordic meeting is organized every second year in one of the Nordic countries and this year hosted by a number of partners in a collaborative relationship, both within the scientific community and agricultural actors who are subscribers of research.

Scientific Partners: National Centre of Expertise for Occupational Health in Agriculture and the Department of Occupational Medicine at St. Olavs Hospital, Trondheim University Hospital, The Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Ruralis- Institute of rural and regional research, Department of Industrial Economics and Technology Management, NTNU, and Department of Sociology and Political Science, NTNU.

Partners: Norwegian Farmers Union, Norwegian Agricultural Extension Services, Trøndelag County Council and County Governor of Trøndelag.

Save the date!

  • https://ruralis.no/en/events/2021-nordic-meeting/

Wishing you great days in Trondheim.

Brit Logstein
Chair of the 2020 Nordic Meeting
Researcher at Ruralis and leader of the National Centre of Expertise for Occupational Health in Agriculture, at the Department of Occupational Medicine.
brit.logstein@ruralis.no | phone 0047 99 58 23 86


List of Scientific Committee members:

  • Prof Kristin V Hirsch Svendsen (convener)- Department of Industrial Economics and Technology Management, NTNU
  • Prof Bjørn Hilt– Department of Occupational Medicine at St.Olavs Hospital, Trondheim University Hospital
  • Senior researcher Reidar Almås, Dr.philos (Sociology)- Ruralis-Institute for Rural and Regional Research
  • Prof Peter Lundqvist– Department of work science, business economics and environmental psychology, Swedish University of Agricultral Sciences

Download flyer “Nordicmeeting 2021 Agrihealth”


Join us for a digital pre-meeting about working capacity, health and safety in agriculture, before Nordic meeting 2021!

As a warm-up before the Nordic meeting in 2021, we invite all interested in health and agriculture for a digital meeting!  The purpose is to share experiences and thoughts, activities and interests within this topic. It is informal and accessible for all.

Time: 4.november 2020, Norway time 10:00 am- 12:00 am and 5. november, Norway time 10:00 am-12:00 am.

Registration link will be published later. Thorough this link it will be possible to state your main area of interest. This can be valuable information if we need to split the digital meeting into several  meetings, due to a high number of attendances. If you do not get registered, you are of course welcome to join the meeting anyway.

Want to know more?

Contact us and we'll help you, whether it's coming in direct contact with researchers or finding other relevant information.