The demand for agricultural products are increasing at the same time as focus on the challenges with future energy and food production sharpens. Lantmännen's knowledge and proximity to the farming gives us unique possibilities to contribute to a more sustainable production and at the same time create profitable added values for health and environment.
An important part of our business development is about developing and offering products and services with sustainablility added values. We have as specific focus on activities that supports more sustainable farming. Sustainable business is also about using all resources in our production as efficient as possible, and to take responsibility for people and environment in our supply chain.
Our sustainability strategy is based on our brand promise: Together we take responsiblity from field to fork. We work with our responsibility in the supply chain, with sustainable cultivation, with safe and resource efficient production and we develop products with sustainable added values.
Focus for our efforts
The direction is clear; we want to contribute to future solutions for food and bioenergy and change towards a biobased circular economy. We will do it by creating a sustainable grain value cycle, where we make use of all streams and optimize the revenue from cultivation and production.
For good results we need focus and work. We work within four areas where our most important responsiblity issues are included, and we manage both possibilities and challenges. It is also within the focus areas we have defined targets for what we want to achieve.
The number of people that the planet needs to feed, within its ecological boundaries, is increasing. To feed the entire population, we need a change in production and consumption. The main impact on climate and potential for improvement is within cultivation. That is why Lantmännen takes an active role in the development of more sustainable farming where we can make a difference for climate and nature.
Safe and resource efficient production
Our production strives to be as efficient as possible and at the same time safe for our employees and others working there. We work continuously to make use of resources in all steps from production of the raw material, use of energy in refining to packaging and transports. Our work to reduce climate impact from our production is supported and directed by our climate strategy.
Sustainable solutions in the farming, for energy and food are keys to a sustainable development. Our products with sustainable added values are based on a strong value chain, where we optimize the benefits and minimize negative impact in all steps. It can be biobased renewable raw material, climate efficient and environmentally positive products or food produced for a good health.