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.
07/12/2023 @ 19:30 – 21:30 – Embark on a captivating journey with us TONIGHT at MovieW! Join us as we explore the enchanting world of seeds and their invaluable essence. Guided by an expert in seed science, tonight’s discussion promises to unravel the secrets of preserving diverse varieties. Discover how we can cultivate a fair system where seed banks flourish, and […]
16/11/2023 @ 20:30 – 22:00 – 🚨🎬Boerengroep and InspringTheater have the pleasure to invite you to a screening of the film “Together We Grow” (2022) on the 16th of November at @ecodorp_ppauw 🎞️🌳 This will be the first screening out of three that Boerengroep is organizing during the next month. […]
07/11/2023 @ 18:30 – 21:00 – 🎭 Exciting Event Alert! 🌍 Are you ready to embark on a unique journey of self-discovery and impact creation? Join us for a 3-session workshop series tailored for WUR students, part of the GAN Seriously Sustainable Week. Explore your inner potential, understand the world around you, and learn how to make a positive change, all […]
05/10/2023 @ 18:30 – 22:00 – 🌱 Join Us in Reinventing Boerengroep on October 5th at 18:30! 🌟 Hey everyone! We’ve got some exciting news to share. 🚀 we have an Alternative Break coming up for you. Instead of meeting at Onder de Linden, this thursday will be different😎 With Boerengroep, we’re embarking on a journey to reinvent ourselves, and we […]
17/07/2023 – 11/08/2023 @ All Day – Farm Experience Internship 2023 Hello people! Have you ever heard of the FEI? The Farm Internship Experience is an international summer course organized by Boerengroep, in collaboration with WUR, taking place in Wageningen. Both students and non-students are welcomed to join the course, with the possibility to get 3 ECTS for WUR students. What’s the […]
09/06/2023 – 11/06/2023 @ All Day – We will go to Schiermonnikoog from 9-11 June! We visit one of the farmers of the collective that down-scaled their dairy herd, to deal with the nitrogen crisis. Jan Willem Erisman wrote a book about their journey “De Melkvee Revolutie” – a (Dutch) must read for how the nitrogen crisis can be addressed with social […]
Hello Boerengroep Community! Are you ready to be a part of something amazing? We have some exciting voluntary small formal positions that are up for grabs, and we can’t wait…
Editor – Voluntary Position (Podcast Team) Role Description: Overview: Are you passionate about storytelling and audio content? Do you have a keen ear for detail and a knack for bringing…
OCTOBER EDITION 2023 Dear members and enthusiasts of Boerengroep, Welcome back to the second edition of the newsletter. First of all, a warm welcome to all the new members….