‘Nordlandshest’ – the Northlands Horse

Nordlandshest/Lyngshest also known as the Northlands Horse, is the smallest of the three Norwegian national horse breeds: Norwegian Fjord Horse, Dole Gudbrandsdal Horse and Nordlandshest/Lyngshest. Translated to English, the name could be interpreted to be ‘horse from Nordland/Lyngen’. The breed… Read More ›

Land of the Midnight Sun

The midnight sun is a natural phenomenon occurring in summer months at latitudes north and nearby to the north of the Arctic Circle, and south and nearby to the south of the Antarctic Circle where the sun remains visible at… Read More ›

Norwegian Red Cattle

Norwegian Red (Norwegian: Norsk rødt fe) is a breed of dairy cattle developed in Norway. Often shortened to simply NRF, it has a red and white or black coat. Norwegian Reds are noted for their hardiness and the richness of… Read More ›