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

Vacancy: Boerengroep Secretary!

Vacancy Secretary Stichting Boerengroep is looking for a new secretary from 15 September  2023 (5 hrs a week) Organization St. Boerengroep (peasant foundation) bridges the gap between practice and theory of agriculture. We are committed to healthy and social agriculture and, to this end, we organize activities that stimulate a critical attitude among students and … Read more

Gezocht: Nieuwe Enthousiaste Boer! (Mechelen, Limburg)

Loet Paulussen van Stichting Lenteland stuurde ons de volgende oproep: “Wij, van stichting Lenteland, zijn op dit moment hard op zoek naar geschikte toekomstboeren om op de nieuwe Lenteland boerderij aan de slag te gaan. Lenteland is een stichting, die regeneratieve boerderijen opstart door heel het land. Lenteland voor financiert de aankoop, voert de selectieprocedure … Read more

Breaking Down the Nitrogen Crisis by Madelon van den Hoek Ostende What is the nitrogen crisis? When it comes to current issues that occupy Dutch politics, there seems to be one issue that is drawing the most attention, which is the nitrogen crisis. The nitrogen crisis has occupied the minds of politicians, farmers, and citizens … Read more

Dear Dairy..

14-03-2023 Mirte van den Bos Scope 1 tot 3, natura2000, stikstofverbindingen, depositie, PAS. Het is tweede kerstdag, ik zit op een boerderij met een omgekeerde vlag. We vieren het dit jaar bij een familie waarvan de man al jaren boer is. Hij heeft een stal met koeien en een grote boerderij in het noorden. Het … Read more

The experience of starting a farming business as a young and new farmer

This page serves as notes for the Boerengroep Farmer’s Tale that took place on February 22nd, 2023. From Boerengroep, Rosh, Ruben and Daphne share their insights. Chris Chancelor, who farms together with Pauline Martel at Tuinderij het Lichtveen, talked about his and Pauliene’s experience starting off as young farmers in the Netherlands. They worked together … Read more