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.

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Upcoming events

Special Break – Join Boerengroep’s Movie Journey at Herenstraat Theatre!

14/03/2024 @ 19:30 – 23:30 – 🎬 Join Boerengroep’s Movie Journey at Herenstraat Theatre! Take a break from the ordinary and embark on a cinematic adventure with Boerengroep! Join us at Herenstraat Theatre as we unravel thought-provoking themes in the captivating film, “Leon Pijnenburg | Saint Omer.” Can we truly understand what is alien to us? Dive deep into the exploration […]

CULTIVATING CONVERSATION: Weeding out agribusiness at WUR – part 2

13/03/2024 @ 18:45 – 20:45 – 🌱✨ Calling all agricultural enthusiasts! 🚜 Join us for an enlightening discussion on the agricultural transition and the pivotal role of Agribusiness with three caring farmers! 🌾 Don’t miss out! See you Wednesday, 18th at 18:45 @ THUIS XL room (stationstraat 32)! Let’s cultivate change together! 🌿 #AgricultureTalks #AgribusinessInsights #CaringFarmers #JoinTheDiscussion 🌾🌟


15/03/2024 @ 17:00 – 19:45 – 🌱✨ Calling all food enthusiasts! ✨🌱 Get ready for a culinary extravaganza like no other! 🍽️ We’re thrilled to announce our collaboration with Spectrum and One World Week, WUR to bring you a MasterChef Edition with the talented Vegan Chef Marta Vallve Odena! 🌟 Join us as teams showcase their culinary prowess over one delectable […]


06/04/2024 – 07/04/2024 @ 09:45 – 18:45 – The Reclaim the Seeds Wageningen project focuses on advocating for seed autonomy, promoting sustainable agriculture, and preserving biodiversity within our local community and beyond. We aim to create a platform where individuals can explore alternative seed systems, exchange knowledge on regenerative farming practices, and engage in dialogue surrounding the social, political, and environmental aspects of […]

SEEDS: The Untold Story

07/12/2023 @ 19:30 – 21:30 – Embark on a captivating journey with us TONIGHT at MovieW! Join us as we explore the enchanting world of seeds and their invaluable essence. Guided by an expert in seed science, tonight’s discussion promises to unravel the secrets of preserving diverse varieties. Discover how we can cultivate a fair system where seed banks flourish, and […]

Food.Film.Fest 2023 – First screening

16/11/2023 @ 20:30 – 22:00 –                       🚨🎬Boerengroep and InspringTheater have the pleasure to invite you to a screening of the film “Together We Grow” (2022) on the 16th of November at @ecodorp_ppauw 🎞️🌳 This will be the first screening out of three that Boerengroep is organizing during the next month. […]

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