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.
This is the recording of the third virtual Farmer’s Tale in the peasant farmers of Europe series! This time we were joined by Stefanie Wolf of SoLaWi (Solidarische Landwirtschaft) Zabergäu….
This week, we finally meet our chair, Pablo Van Neste. Pablo recently graduated with a Masters’ Degree in Organic Agriculture. He’s very involved in the Food Forest in Droevendaal and…
We are looking for a new treasurer! (preferably a Dutch speaker). Short description in English: The Peasant Foundation is looking for a new treasurer! No experience needed! The Peasant Foundation…
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 […]
27/02/2021 @ 18:00 – 19:00 – Take an hour this weekend to laugh with the pub quiz we designed for you, to bring out your competitive side and maybe learn a few things about farming! Gather your friends to join, pour yourself a drink of choice and put on your game face! During the Winter Regreening – for more information see […]
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 […]