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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Commons: a solution to access to (farm)land

17/06/2021 @ 12:30 – 13:30 – Physical location and link to join online will be announced soon! Please register here to stay up to date: https://forms.gle/aGfNBgWbADMHb8L8A What if… land was not a commodity that can be speculated on by wealthy parties? What if we treated land, the primary resource for farming, in a way that allows farmers who mean well for […]

Re-peat Peatfest 24 hours

29/05/2021 – 30/05/2021 @ 02:00 – Peat-fest is an annual festival organized by Re-Peat, and we are very excited to join! Below you find more information, or visit their website here: https://www.re-peat.earth/ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=86gujmFQBy4   “About Peat-Fest Peat-Fest is one of our major annual events. It is a 24-hour virtual global festival celebrating and exploring the world of peat from multiple perspectives and interactive […]

Women in Agriculture/Vrouwen in de Landbouw episode 2

12/05/2021 @ 20:00 – 21:30 – Here is the Zoom link: Join Zoom Meeting https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82086734049 For questions/info, please send an email to st.boerengroep@wur.nl In april-mei presenteert Boerengroep u een webinarreeks over Vrouwen in de Landbouw in Chili (28/04/2021) en Nederland (12/05/2021) om netwerken te verbinden en te praten over de wortels en vruchten van het verzet van boerinnen over de hele […]