Wie zijn wij?
Stichting Boerengroep (Peasant Foundation) is een studentenstichting van Wageningen Universiteit die als doel heeft de universiteit (studenten, onderzoek, onderwijs) te verbinden met de realiteit en uitdagingen van boeren in Nederland en wereldwijd. Op deze manier strijden we voor sociale, rechtvaardige en duurzame voedselproductie. Dit doen we door studenten in het veld te brengen en boeren in collegezalen van de universiteit.
13/10/2022 @ 20:00 – 23:00 – Can New Genomic Techniques (NGTs) contribute to sustainable agriculture? During the break on Thursday, we will discuss whether NGTs can be combined with agroecological farming methods. In light of the new EU regulation on NGTs for plant breeding – is it possible to design regulations in a way that the use of NGTs complies with […]
08/10/2022 @ All Day – Boerengroep is going back to the Herenboeren Goedentijd! What: A day of harvesting tea and other produce at the small-scale, cooperative farm Herenboeren Goedentijd When: 8th October (Saturday) Where: Herenboeren Goedentijd, Goedentijd 59, 5131 NS Alphen Bring: Working clothes (for all weather conditions), shoes, gloves and water We will gather on Saturday 8th October at […]
29/09/2022 @ 20:00 – 23:00 – Thursday the 29th of September we will have another Break at Cafe onder de Linden, starting around 8PM. Join us for a beer or 2!
20/09/2022 @ 18:00 – 20:00 – Are you interested in what Boerengroep is organizing and doing? Do you want to know more about the network Boerengroep has? Or do you want to just meet the people behind Boerengroep and get an introduction to the foundation? Feel welcome to join our board meeting coming Tuesday the 20th of September from 6PM to […]
15/09/2022 @ 20:00 – 23:00 – Tractors blocking highways, angry farmers, Dutch flags that are turned upside down, the minister of agriculture resigns and Dutch society seems increasingly polarized around a common chemical compound called nitrogen. What is going on? Join us for the break if you want to know “What’s going on with this Nitrogen Crisis?” this Thursday at 20:00 […]
24/09/2022 – 25/09/2022 @ 08:00 – 18:00 – Boerengroep is back after the summer with another amazing excursion! Join us for on the weekend of 24th and 25th September, for 2 days of picking apples at Elegast Cidery, drinking cider and camping. The journey is around 1.5 hours biking from Wageningen, but there are also 4 spots in the car for those who […]
Tuinderij het Lichtveen is offering a series of workshops on No-Dig and Crop Planning! The no-dig approach to gardening is becoming increasing popular across Europe & beyond – but how…
It was probably obvious that CU’s Carola Schouten would be given interim acting responsibility for the recently unmanned portfolio of the Minister of Agriculture, Nature and Food Quality. Given her…
We are looking for a new Treasurer !! (No experience needed) Roles and Responsibility : – Oversee the financial administrations – Annual financial planning and budgeting – Financial reporting – Attend…