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.
In April-May, Boerengroep presents you a webinar series on Women in Agriculture in Chile (28/04/2021) and the Netherlands (12/05/2021) to connect networks and talk about peasant women’s roots and fruits…
Indian farmers also want regulation, no surrender to the free market. Article translated from the summary made by Greet Goverde for Platform ABC (link for Dutch text). The Peasant Foundation…
Hey lovely people! Want to share your work and reflections about agriculture with Boerengroep’s network ? The editorial impulse of the Boerengroep’s 50 year Magazine is about exploring cross-disciplinary connections…
12/05/2021 @ 20:00 – 21:30 – Register here: https://forms.gle/WgLAgZnEjzoHFEkt6 For questions/info, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org Welcome for our second episode of the two-part series Women in Agriculture! On the 12th of May we will look into the female peasant struggle in the Netherlands, with Riky Schut-Hakvoort: farmer who has done important research on poverty in agriculture and the role […]
28/04/2021 @ 17:00 – 18:30 – When is it? 28/04/2021 at 17:00 Where is it? Online! We are looking forward seeing you online ! Please register here to confirm your presence : https://docs.google.com/…/1FAIpQLSc7FLRDuYj…/viewform… In April-May, Boerengroep presents you a webinar series on Women in Agriculture in Chile (28/04/2021) and the Netherlands (12/05/2021) to connect networks and talk about peasant women’s roots […]
10/03/2021 @ 16:00 – 17:30 – 10/03/2021 4PM – 5:30PM Speakers tba Register in advance for this meeting/Registreer voor deze bijeenkomst: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZ0sc-GprT4jE9FSBwUrvu6zhmH84AdpEivq [English below] In verschillende staten in India zijn boeren sinds begin augustus 2020 aan het protesteren. Ze zijn niet van plan te stoppen voordat drie nieuwe landbouwwetten ingetrokken worden. Die nieuwe wetten zullen naar verwachting hun kostwinning schaden en […]