• 2017-12-23
    17 European bison from Sweden has arrived to Russia

    Yesterday arrived 17 European bison from Sweden to the quarantine in Oksky nature reserve, southwest of Moscow, in Russia. The animals come from four breeders in Sweden; Avesta breeding center, Borås

  • 2017-11-13
    FRODO has arrived to Eriksberg

    Eriksberg have got a new breeding bull - AVFRODO - who has arrived from Avesta breeding center. He is only four years old but already a big animal. He has genes from the valuable founder no 15, so it

  • 2017-09-26
    Polish bison killed in Germany

    In the middle of September a three-year old bison bull crossed the river Oder and the border to Germany. He was shot immediately! In Poland many readers of the newspaper Gazeta Libuska are very angry

  • 2017-05-06
    Breeding season has started

    In Sweden have the breeding season now started. The two first reported calves was born in Avesta breeding center. One in the middle of April and one in end of April.

  • 2017-04-21
    Bison to Romania

    Friday 21th April - today nine European bison left Avesta breeding centre for releasing in the southern Romania. WWF Romania works with reintroduction of bison in the Tarcus Mountains in the country a