We are reaching more than 600.000 farmers! In the last two years we have mobilised more than 20 million euro through policy changes. More than 40 cooperatives are currently linked to banks, representing over 15 million euro of mobilised loans for working capital and investments.Read more
Unique experience and knowledge of cooperatives
Dutch peer-to-peer advice, training and exchange
Strong local presence & grass roots activities
Extensive network in cooperatives and agribusinesses.
Agriterra, the Dutch Young Farmers Association (NAJK) and the National Cooperative Council (NCR) want to give a voice to young people in the Netherlands and abroad so that their vision and challenges are heard in order to contribute to a sustainable environment and a productive agri-food sector. Together they developed a programme focused on leadership skills, lobbying, pitching and cooperative communication.
On 10 October 2018 young agri-leaders from different continents gathered at the Agriterra Youth Leadership Academy.
On Thursday 1 November ambassador Ngo Thi Hoa from Vietnam visited the head office of Agriterra. She was accompanied by Nguyen Hai Tinh, head of Vietnam Trade Office. They had an appointment with Kees Blokland, director of Agriterra and Bertine Schieven, business advisor Agriterra Vietnam.
The Vietnamese delegation visited Agriterra to talk about the progress of the Cooperative Development Plan in Vietnam and to talk about opportunities to intensify the collaboration between Agriterra and the Vietnamese government.
A century of Dutch cooperative knowledge is disclosed via Agripool experts from the Dutch agri-food sector. These experts and experts from farmers organisations all over the world, work together with business advisors from the Netherlands and national business advisors in the 17 countries. Read about some of our projects below and the wonderful results the cooperatives have achieved.
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