The Natural Resource Programme in Sweden
Dec 12th 2019

The Natural Resource Use Programme, orientation Animals You learn about animals, animal behaviour and the interaction between animals and people. The orientation enables you to work e.g. with dogs, animals in agriculture, as an animal keeper or groom with an orientation to riding or trotting.  

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Green VET at Sweden
Dec 10th 2019

Most of the EUROPEA Sweden schools, with 9.000 students aged 16 to 19, are situated in the countryside with big fields, forests, animals and machinery. The Natural Resource Use Programme is intended for students who wish to work with plants, animals, land, water or forestry. Parts of the education take place at several workplaces for a period […]

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Greetings from Sweden
Dec 8th 2019

  Hello, here comes a greeting from EUROPEA Sweden, i.e. 67 upper secondary schools with the Natural Resource Use Programme. This vocational programme has four different orientations: Animals, Agriculture, Forestry, Garden. The distance between the northenmost and southernmost school is 1580 km! See from or the map HERE. 

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Did you know…? vol 13
Nov 30th 2019

Did you know… Dutchman wins prestigious World Food Prize! The World Food Prize, called the ‘Nobel Prize for Food and Agriculture,’ aims to mobilize action to solve food-related issues facing the world. The 2019 winner of the World Food Prize is Simon Groot (84), sixth generation seed breeder and founder of East-West Seed. Simon was […]

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Sri Lankan Dairy Sector To Benefit From Dutch Partnership
Nov 29th 2019

The consortium Sri Lankan Dutch Dairy Solutions (SDDS), coordinated by Wellantcollege, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the University of Peradeniya and Sri Lanka Association of Animal Production (SLAAP). The partners have formally joined forces to establish a Dairy Training Centre in Sri Lanka. All parties signed a Memorandum of Understanding on November 22nd, […]

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Did you know…? vol 12
Nov 27th 2019

Did you know…? The impact price 2019 went to… Our world cannot do without green solutions. The Dutch green sector is at the forefront of this. Students within the green education come up with creative solutions and make the difference with great projects. A team of students from Terra, mbo Meppel, joins this challenge with […]

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Did you know…? vol 11

Did you know…? About the Cooperation Romania and the Netherlands: Development Partnerships and Contribution to Circular Agriculture In September 2019, a delegation from the Dutch ministry of Agriculture, Nature and Food Quality, Wageningen University, van Hall Larenstein, Nordwin College, Zone College and Terra visited the Indraga in Bucharest, Romania, to discuss the possibilities of cooperation on […]

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Did you know…? vol 10
Nov 25th 2019

Did you know…? How to grow oyster mushrooms on coffee grounds First and second-year students of Terra MBO are going to grow oyster mushrooms on coffee grounds in the context of circular agriculture and the circular economy. A sea container was placed on the Terra MBO Emmen site last week for this. Growing oyster mushrooms […]

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Did you know…? vol 9
Nov 22nd 2019

Did you know…? The emoji map of The Netherlands went viral. Can you guess which country? Mathieu van Woerkom recently started a new hype with his ‘emoji map’. The idea is very simple: every emoticon stands for something the area is known for. For example, there are parasols along the coast, a tree in national […]

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