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.
FEI 2021 On the 19th of July, a group of around twenty people came together at the creative community garden for the Farm Experience Internship (FEI) 2021, a 3…
Volunteers wanted! Sept 24: action in Utrecht during the Climate Strike The European Citizens’ Initiative ‘Save Bees and Farmers’ has collected 760,000 signatures. Will you help to reach 1 million…
Dear agro-ecologists, GraanGeluk is looking for help with weeding and seed collection! When? Friday 27th of August, 19:00. It’s the field next to the Belmonte Arboretum, we meet at the…
09/10/2021 @ 13:00 – 18:00 – Please sign the form if you want to join, as we will be going by car: https://forms.gle/BEFxs8HA3g15Xmb98 To compensate for fuel, we ask for a contribution of 7 euros for this excursion. When? 9th of October from 13:00 – 18:00 We meet in front of Radix and we go by car! Join us for an excursion […]
25/09/2021 @ 10:00 – 12:00 – Please register here: https://forms.gle/59H3BC5cvYsDXBtv8 This fall, Boerengroep is organizing several excursions to get people out of the classroom or office and into the fields! It’s also a great opportunity for new students to get to know the local food landscape, and know where to get fresh and sustainable food from. The first excursion this academic […]
16/09/2021 @ 20:00 – 23:00 – First Boerengroep Break will be on Thursday 16th of September! Location this time is Building with the Clock, Generaal Foulkesweg 37, Wageningen. Get to know Boerengroep! Join us for a drink and a talk. We’ll give a short pitch about what Boerengroep is and does, and then we’ll have some drinks and talks about […]