Boerengreop goes International: Bruno Miranda & agroecological stories from BRAZIL

How Indigenous communities and peasant farmers are using agroecology to foster resistance against big agribusiness in Brazil and assert their rights! When thinking about agroecology, the images of Low-tech Farms and techniques inspired by traditional or indigenous knowledge generally come to mind. Agroecology is heavily associated with sustainability transitions in agriculture, and it is hailed … Read more

The effect of Transformative education on students’ learning experiences on agroecology – A caste study of the Farm Experience Internship by Jonne Walstra

We at Stichting Boerengroep are thrilled to announce the completion of our inaugural thesis, centered on the Farm Experience Internship (FEI) written by Jonne Walstra. Under the guidance of Heitor Mancini Teixeira, a former FEI intern in 2013 who introduced the FEI concept to the Netherlands inspired by Brazil’s Estágio Interdisciplinar de Vivência (EIV), an … Read more

Vacancies Coordinator – Boerengroep & Inspringtheatre

Coordinator Boerengroep 20 hours a week, minimum hour wage Promote sustainable, just agriculture among students, farmers, citizens, and policymakers! Do you have a passion for food, agriculture, and sustainable development? Or do you enjoy fostering dialogue about sustainability and justice in the future food system? Then, we are looking for you! Stichting Boerengroep is seeking … Read more

Vacature! Penningmeester gezocht per 1 januari 2024

Stichting Boerengroep zoekt per 1 januari 2024 een penningmeester (4-5 uur per week). Organisatie Stichting Boerengroep slaat de brug tussen landbouwpraktijk en landbouwtheorie. We zetten ons in voor gezonde en sociale landbouw en organiseren hiervoor activiteiten die een kritische houding stimuleren onder studenten en boeren. De activiteiten die St. Boerengroep aanbiedt lopen sterk uiteen. Zo … Read more

Vacancy! Looking for a treasurer per 1 January 2024

Stichting Boerengroep is looking for a new  treasurer from 1 January 2024 (4-5 hrs a week) About Us St. Boerengroep (peasant foundation) bridges the gap between practice and theory or agriculture. We are committed to healthy and social agriculture and, to this end, we organize activities that stimulate a critical attitude among students and farmers. … Read more

 Exciting Voluntary Positions Await You

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 for you to join our team. These roles align closely with the working group’s Action and Capacity Building, Collaboration & Recognition, and Agro-Art and Expression … Read more

Vacancy – Editor (Podcast)

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 out the best in audio recordings? If so, we have an exciting opportunity for you! We are seeking an Editor to join our Podcast Team … Read more

NEWSLETTER – OCTOBER EDITION 2023

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. Without a growing community, we would not be who we are today. Autumn is approaching, as the weather is suggesting, but contrary to other animals, … Read more

Boerengroep is looking for a chair – APPLY NOW!

Our dearest Boerengroep is looking for a new, responsible Chair member that helps us to organise and chair board meetings! Are you interested in joining us? Apply now! Requirements: Availability for one year Preferably Dutch-speaking As a chair you are: • Being the face of Boerengroep for people outside the organisation • Organising and chairing … Read more