Who are we?

Stichting Boerengroep (Peasant Foundation) is a student foundation at Wageningen University that aims to connect the university (students, research, education) with the reality and challenges of farmers in the Netherlands and worldwide. In this way we fight for social, just and sustainable food production. We do this by bringing students into the fields and farmers into lecture rooms at the university.

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Indian Farmers’ Protests

10/03/2021 @ 16:00 – 17:30 – 10/03/2021 4PM – 5:30PM Speakers tba Register in advance for this meeting/Registreer voor deze bijeenkomst: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZ0sc-GprT4jE9FSBwUrvu6zhmH84AdpEivq [English below] In verschillende staten in India zijn boeren sinds begin augustus 2020 aan het protesteren. Ze zijn niet van plan te stoppen voordat drie nieuwe landbouwwetten ingetrokken worden. Die nieuwe wetten zullen naar verwachting hun kostwinning schaden en […]

Farmer’s Tales: Solawi Zabergäu

03/03/2021 @ 20:00 – 21:30 – Get ready for the third virtual Farmer’s Tale in the peasant farmers of Europe series! This time we are joined by Stefanie Wolf of SoLaWi (Solidarische Landwirtschaft) Zabergäu. The Demeter-certified farm is located in Brackenheim, Germany and founded upon nature-inclusive practices. The role of animals in a biodynamic system, organic seed propagation, and direct selling […]