Monthly Archives: May 2017

May 2017: the discussion on renewal of the CAP has started

After 2020, a new version of the European Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) will come into practice. This spring, the discussion on how this new version of the CAP should look like has started. Boerengroep is following the progress closely, as … Continue reading

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15th of June: Young farmers & WUR students meeting

How do young farmers see the future? Find out at our Young Farmers & WUR students meeting, the 15th of June in Café Vreemde Streken!

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12th of June: Screening of the documentary Seed: The untold story

John Betz and Taggart Siegel made a revolutionary documentary about the current state of the world’s seed market. It’s now screened in Australia, New Zealand and the UK. Boerengroep managed to have it screened on the 12th of June at … Continue reading

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Agroecology Experience Evening 1st of June at De Hoge born

To all Students, Farmers and fellow Agroecologists! 1st of June !! we gather to learn more about Agroecology, share past experiences from the Farm Experience Intership (FEI) and celebrate the coming FEI, which takes place from 24th of July till 18th … Continue reading

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10th of June: excursion De Bolster

— EXCURSION IS FULL — Within the world of seeds, discussions on patenting, genetic modification and protection of biodiversity are still going strong. Monsanto, Syngenta and Bayer seem the only important names on the world market. But not far from … Continue reading

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