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


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. […]

Reinventing Boerengroep

05/10/2023 @ 18:30 – 22:00 – 🌱 Join Us in Reinventing Boerengroep on October 5th at 18:30! 🌟 Hey everyone! We’ve got some exciting news to share. 🚀 we have an Alternative Break coming up for you. Instead of meeting at Onder de Linden, this thursday will be different😎 With Boerengroep, we’re embarking on a journey to reinvent ourselves, and we […]

Farm Experience Internship 2023

17/07/2023 – 11/08/2023 @ All Day – Farm Experience Internship 2023 Hello people! Have you ever heard of the FEI? The Farm Internship Experience is an international summer course organized by Boerengroep, in collaboration with WUR, taking place in Wageningen. Both students and non-students are welcomed to join the course, with the possibility to get 3 ECTS for WUR students. What’s the […]

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