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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Upcoming events

Open Board Meeting

20/09/2022 @ 18:00 – 20:00 – Are you interested in what Boerengroep is organizing and doing? Do you want to know more about the network Boerengroep has? Or do you want to just meet the people behind Boerengroep and get an introduction to the foundation? Feel welcome to join our board meeting coming Tuesday the 20th of September from 6PM to […]

Excursion Tuinderij de Veldhof

01/07/2022 @ 13:00 – 18:30 – Are you interested in a working day at a small-scale, cooperative farm? On Friday the 1st of July, we will go on an excursion to Tuinderij de Veldhof. This permaculture garden started in 2015, and is working with self-harvest shares for people in the village Gorssel or surrounding villages. We will get a small tour […]

Sowing the Seeds of Resistance – Voices from Occupied Palestine

20/06/2022 @ 18:00 – 20:00 – How is farming connecting resistance movement and food sovereignty? How is it a key practice to fight settler-colonial systems, land appropriation and the food crisis in occupied Palestine? * Have a conversation with inspiring Palestinian community farmers who use the soil, native seeds and plants to resistant the settler-colonial systems and feed around 30 families […]

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