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Finnish postal workers now mowing the grass

A remarkable message could recently be found on the website of the Dutch stamp magazine 'Filatelie'. The site reported that Finnish postal workers deliver fewer and fewer letters. Therefore, the employers are trying feverishly to find alternative tasks for the postmen concerned. And they certainly have found something! On an experimental basis, the postal workers will be mowing pasture, every Tuesday from May to September. Whether this means that the jobs of professional gardeners are at risk is not yet known...

Source: AIJP News