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.
[see pictures below] On November 4th, we were happy to receive dr. Godfrey Nzamujo in Wageningen! Dr. Godfrey Nzamujo studied and did research in microbiology, theology and philosophy, taught in…
RUW and Otherwise organized several events and a research last year about the Impact of Collaboration. RUW has now released a report with the results of these activities. In it,…
The Boerengroep Year Plan 2022 is here! We are proud to announce that topic that we will be working on in the coming year is (Un)Framing Farmers. This year’s theme…
27/11/2021 @ 14:00 – 20:00 – Sign up: https://tinyurl.com/3n8spk87 Resilience of our food systems? What does that mean to farmers and us? Time to visit a farm and ask farmers questions about it! What opportunities and challenges do they face? You also get to cook delicious meals out of fresh ingredients and sustainable recipes at the Clock House building afterwards. Date: […]
12/12/2021 @ 12:00 – 16:00 – [ENG. BELOW] Kombucha, duurzaam lokaal brood, biologische groente uit Renkum, nieuwe boeren… Wat voert StreekWaar in haar schild? Duurzaam lokale producenten van StreekWaar en Thuis Wageningen nodigen je uit voor het Winterfeest! Je bent van harte welkom om te genieten van glühwein bij het vuur, om duurzaam lokale hapjes en drankjes te proeven. Je kunt […]
13/11/2021 @ 10:00 – 17:30 – Register here: https://forms.office.com/r/kN1szB0aWp Full day of activities to get into the sustainability movement in Wageningen 10:00 – 12:00 Foodsharing + WEP | Wasteless Brunch | Thuis Wageningen 11:30 – 13:00 Future For Nature Academy | Citizen science: Veluwe wildlife on camera & Zooniverse | MSTeams (online) 14:00 – 16:00 Otherwise | Zine Making Workshop | 14:00 […]