ERC grant for Daan Swarts and Marnix Medema

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Wageningen researchers to receive 1.5 million euro funding each for their research.

Food waste unchanged in past decade

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The Netherlands wasted as much food in 2018 as in the previous…

Extinction Rebellion disrupts opening academic year

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Student
Activists climbed the stage during WUR-president Louise Fresco’s address.

Dutch universities drop slightly on the Times Higher-raking

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Wageningen University, the Dutch number one, drops from place 59 to 62.

Chinese potato farmers need better seed and irrigation

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Chinese potato growers could increase yields by more than 60 per cent…
Donatella

Blog: On Homes

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Student
As Donatella is moving furniture around she thinks about what home means.

First-year students spend more time at home than on campus

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First-year students of Mathematics and Statistics hardly visit the campus. For other…

WUR has highest sickness absence

Organisation
The rate has increased by 50 per cent in five years.

Bicycle tour against temporary contracts

Organisation
Scientists take to the pedals at the start of the academic year…

Large increase in members for student associations

Student
Enrolments for student associations in the Netherlands have increased by fifty per…