Journalism: Articles for Magazines & Newspapers
Herewith you find some of the articles that I wrote for various magazines and newspapers.
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Agricultural sustainability around the world.
Met burgers de boer op
Campaigns and information are one-way traffic and may even negatively influence the perception of the citizens on the dairy industry. Rather start with educating children and visit farms with citizens, says researcher Birgit Boogaard.
Veehouderij op Java met Hollandse bron
The largest milk cooperation of East Java is based in the region Pujon. With about 8,000 members, the cooperation delivers 90% percent of the East Javanese milk market.
Vee & Gewas
Zuiver belangen behartigen
An interview with Steven Freriks, who became a staff member of the Dutch Union of Poultry Farmers (NVP). "Above all, I will be a farmer. " laughs Freriks, "I won't change."
De waarde van een cooperatie
Due to the credit crisis that started in 2009 in Europe, cooperations revived. But, the value of a cooperation cannot be measured and it exists thanks to a wide variety of enterprises.
Vee & Gewas
Ibérico als unique selling point
Imported Ibérico pigs from Spain deliver popular hams who Sjek Floor sells in his butchery in Nijmegen. Because Floor is always searching for a unique selling point, both his farm and butchery run well for already more than 25 years.