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.
18/02/2020 @ 12:30 – 13:30 – Boerengroep is happy to announce that we will organize the 8th edition of the Farm Experience Internship in the Netherlands, this summer from the 13th of July until the 7th of August! 𝙒𝙝𝙖𝙩 𝙞𝙨 𝙩𝙝𝙚 𝙁𝙀𝙄? The FEI is a growing movement, that is being co-created by peasants, farmers, gardeners, scientists, students, […]
20/02/2020 @ 17:30 – 19:30 – We are proud to announce that 2020 will be all about Climate Change and Agriculture for Boerengroep! Come and join us for the kick-off of our year theme, where we will set the scene for upcoming events that will dive deeper in specific topics (C-sequestration, the role of policy, international trade and social integration of […]
30/01/2020 @ 12:00 – 14:00 – Once again, Boerengroep collaborates with local farmers and entrepreneurs and brings the Farmers Fair back to campus. Join us at the Forum stage for good food, inspiration and delicious local products! Write your new year’s resolution at the Boerengroep stand and try to win a gift selected amongst the products presented. Boerengroep organises this fair […]
Click here to sign up or copy the following link : https://forms.gle/GWAGxgAzjKeoctBB9 The FEI is a growing movement, that is being co-created by peasants, farmers, gardeners, scientists, students, activists, NGOs…
.On Thursday the 30th of January, we watched Inhabit – A permaculture perspective. The interest and excitement beforehand was nice to see, and we were very happy so many people…
Looking back at our Local Farmers’ Fair On the 30th of January, we had our first Farmers’ Fair of the year! A wonderful moment for students and Farmer Fair…