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Holmen develops analytical tool showing bark beetle damage

Holmen, spruce bark beetle, damage, map, analytical tool, Swedish Forest Agency

Holmen has developed an analytical tool showing actual areas of spruce bark beetle damage on a map. Now, the forest company is offering its private wood suppliers a map of this kind. The maps are the result of an advanced analytical tool that Holmen has developed. An algorithm based on artificial intelligence has been continuously supplied with …

SweTree Technologies and leading Swedish forest companies invest $5.3 million in pilot forest plants production

SweTree Technologies, Stora Enso, Sveaskog, Södra, Holmen, innovation, pilot plant, automated, large-scale production, elite forest plants, somatic embryogenesis

Together with the leading forest companies Stora Enso, Sveaskog, Södra and Holmen, the Swedish innovation and technology development company SweTree Technologies invests SEK 50 million ($5.3 million) in a pilot plant for automated and large-scale production of elite forest plants. SweTree Technologies has for several years developed a …