Category Archives: Activities

Looking back at Akkervarkens Excurion

Summary – excursion to Akkervarkens farm Summary – excursion to Akkervarkensarm On 26th January, Boerengroep organized an excursion to the farm Akkervarkens (Field pigs in English) in Walthermond in Drenthe region, for a group of 11 people. The goal was … Continue reading

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Boerengroep is looking for a new coordinator

Dear all, The contract of Patricia, the coordinator of Boerengroep, is coming to an end the 1st of May 2019, so we are looking for someone else to take over. We are looking for someone who is fluent in Dutch, … Continue reading

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Reclaim the Seeds – Wageningen Edition

Do you want to celebrate crop diversity? Are you looking for uncommon seeds to sow for the coming spring? Or are you curious to take part in seed-related discussions? Then come to Reclaim the Seeds 2019! This year, Boerengroep is … Continue reading

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Looking back on 2018

Past year the theme which linked most of our activities was ‘Agroecology as a science, practice and movement!’ Our yearly organised Farm Experience Internships, which is focused on agroecology in practice, and attending a big agroecology conference in 2017 inspired … Continue reading

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2019 – Exploring options for more circularity in farming

KICKOFF Of THE CIRCULAR FARMING PLATFORM 18th January 12:30 – 13:30 @ Implulse, WUR Campus On behalf of the Boerengroep team, I wish all of you an amazing 2019. We are looking forward to a year full of inspiring meetings … Continue reading

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Masterclass with permaculture- and ecosystemdesigner Daniel Halsey

This Thursday evening (15th November) Daniel Halsey, an internationally renowned designer of ecosystem restoring landscapes, both large and small, will hold a lecture/masterclass open to students and others interested. In current times with increasing need for changing landscape models and … Continue reading

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Voedselkaravaan Wageningen on 28th September

De Voedselkaravaan / The Food Caravan of VoedselAnders is coming to Wageningen on the 28th of September to put the transition towards more sustainable and fair food and agriculture on the agenda. In one evening there will be three events … Continue reading

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Regardless the heat 24 participants followed this years FEI!

Farm Experience Internship 2018 From 23rd – 27th of July Boerengroep organised a very successful Farm Experience Week, which is the first part of the Farm Experience Internship (FEI). Twenty-four participants, from eleven different nationalities, have completed a full week of … Continue reading

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FARM EXPERIENCE WEEK!

The Summercourse of Boerengroep is back this year in a slightly different form. This year we organise ONE inspiring week from July 23rd till July 27th. This week will be full of workshops, excursions, food and fun about topics as … Continue reading

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Food Otherwise Markets @Forum

  The Farmer’s markets are back with a new focus! Meet local farmers and buy locally produced food at the Campus during lunch on May 24th and June 28th. ‘De Voedselkaravaan’ (Food Caravan) is travelling throughout the country and will … Continue reading

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