Our story goes back to 1962, it's been a journey!

The story of Farmi Forest Oy began with the manufacture of tractor machinery in 1962. We were one of the first companies to introduce forestry machines for use on farming tractors and have been involved in designing innovative products that have shaken up the forest industry. Farmi- products are marketed around the world – over 80% of end-users are outside Finland, located in over 30 countries. Over 25 importers or representative agents process the company’s sales and distribution. Farmi Forest’s production facility is located in Iisalmi, about 500 kilometres north of Helsinki.

Farm forest trailer FT11

Quality with over 60 years of experience

By now, many of Farmi Forest’s customers and importers are into their second generation of working with Farmi- products. We use only the highest quality raw materials and the industry’s most cutting-edge components in our products. Our production machines represent the latest in technology, and information technology is utilized in all operations. Farmi’s quality is ensured by the company’s highly trained, proficient staff. The quality system conforms to ISO 9001 standards and has been certified since 1994. We invest heavily in product development. The resulting technical solutions for many of the products are born from cooperation with end-users, with the goal of improving customer productivity.


Resellers around the world


Amazing products


Years of unstoppable history

How Farmi came to be Farmi

Our journey to become the innovative company we are today. Keep scrolling to take a look at what we have accomplished over the past 60 years.

The start of farmi forest
The Sarvela brothers establish the Peltosalmen Konepaja workshop
Farmi history 1962
First tractor is launched and in production
Finland’s first forestry tractor – Farmet – is launched
The first log trailer innovations, where the Farmi concept started.
Farmi forest history 1972

Did you know?

Our first log trailers were shipped locally, but it took Farmi forest only 10 years from this point to take our products to an international stage!

Cranes and log trailers were brought to the market.
Our first big milestone!
50 000 winches delivered!
Wood chippers are launched and the first Farmi Trac track forwarder delivered to customers
First 4WD log trailer for contracting
Normet group oy
Farmi Forest Corporation becomes a subsidiary of Normet Group
First Profdrive timber trailer launched
Farmi history 1962
50 years of farmi is celebrated
Farmi Forest celebrates 50 years as a forest industry pioneer
Farmi history 1962
CH100 chipper is launched
CH100 chipper is put into production, first models sold
CH27 model launched
CH27 chipper is put into production, first models sold
Smart feed control systems for chippers debuted
Cranes come to market
New cranes are added into the Farmi Forest lineup
Ferrrel as acquires farmi forest
The combination of the two companies has now nearly 100 years of experience providing solutions to forestry and agriculture.
Farmi history 1962
60 yEARS of farmi forest
60 years of excellence is something we are proud of but we are excited for the future. Thank you for being a part of our journey, and here's to many more!

The history of this organization is something to be proud of and we pride ourselves on doing things right and with the utmost care.
We are also looking forward to what the future may bring, we have ambitious goals and will need all of our team to complete them.

Farmi Team


Get in touch

Whether you have questions about our projects or just want to pop in for a visit to our office - don't hesitate to get in touch!

Kilpivirrantie 7, 74120 Iisalmi

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