Posts Tagged “berry picking season”

Not many people probably know that Scandinavia is home to about 40 varieties of delicious berries. The berry picking season starts end of May and ends late August and berry picking has become one of the most loved activities in northern Europe. Families with children stock up on plastic buckets and head for the forests […]

Ever wondered why Scandinavia is so famous for its strawberries and other forest berries? Hard to imagine that a region with low average temperatures throughout the year would be such a massive producer of these environmentally sensitive fruits. Let’s face it, when you hear the words “strawberry farmâ€� you’re probably thinking Spain, Italy or Greece. […]

Berry Picking Season in Finland!

Posted by | 22nd July 2013 | Finland News

July marks the beginning of the berry picking season in Finland when every year both families and fruit pickers head to the Finnish forests in search for the delicious berries. After an unusual start of the summer with very high temperatures followed by heavy rain and then yet again hot weather, people are finally ready […]

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