Monthly Archives: June 2013

Participatory Guarantee System

workshop, part of I-Week Is it possible to include the participation of farmers, technicians and consumers in an organic certification system? How? Yes, it is and even more. Participatory Guarantee System (PGS) is a certification system based on the active … Continue reading

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Farmers Coffeetalk

… … Join our Weekly Farmers Coffeetalk! Every Thursday morning we discuss hot agricultural topics. Feel welcome to join us! Send an e-mail to st.boerengroep@wur.nl to be updated about the special topic of the week, or simply find us in … Continue reading

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Farm Experience Summer Course

Agroecology in practice .. .. .. Dear Student, Would you like to experience the daily reality of farming and do you want to deepen your practice with participatory methods, agroecology, permaculture, and more? The Farm Experience Internship offers all this … Continue reading

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vacature coördinator (m/v) Boerengroep

Omschrijving Zet gezonde en sociale landbouw op de kaart van boeren, burgers en beleidsmakers! Stichting Boerengroep zoekt per 1 augustus 2013 coördinator Boerengroep met inwerkmogelijkheid vanaf 1 juli. … … Coördinator Boerengroep (m/v) (parttime, 18 uur) … … Organisatie Stichting … Continue reading

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Farm Excursion Series

The cows are outside. What about you? … … These excursions will bring you just what you need: a fresh nose, inspiration to support innovative farmers with your (future) research work, or maybe become one yourself….? Wednesday June 5: Grote … Continue reading

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Your town – global agriculture

Less agrochemicals and deforestation through local action? Can your town make the difference? Feeding the World with food which is clean & fair? What can you do? Lets start in our own town! Listen to local initiatives that make a … Continue reading

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Dancing with horned ladies

What happens if you stop using antibiotics? If you do not vaccinate your cows at all? And what happens if you make cheese from raw milk? Farmers Jan Dirk and Irene van de Voort asked these questions, since they don’t … Continue reading

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