Knowledge, inspiration & community

We want to make the food forest movement bigger. And more professional. And, we want to do this together with you, the food forest enthusiast. This platform offers more every day to help you and to let you help the movement. With evidence, knowledge, new acquaintances and lots of inspiration.

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Six inspiring (food) forest landscapes

Together with Stichting Voedselbosbouw Nederland, communications agency De Lynx and Stichting Probos, we are developing six recognizable, attractive new food forest landscapes that you can now get started yourself.

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Get inspired by the designs of six attractive food forest landscapes

Six (food) forest designs, based on six very different initial situations (pasture, field, forest, orchard), that is result 1 of this project. Result 2: an online tool with which you too can make a first start on your own food forest.

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Course offering

Our annual training has three sections, which can be taken separately or in any combination: basic, design and business plan. We also offer a three-day course to learn how to propagate your own planting material and have just developed a course specifically for professional decision makers.

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Modular annual training April-October 2023

Start: Fri Mar 31, 2023

End: Fri Oct 13, 2023

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kettleweed

Module Design food forest September-October 2023

Start: Wed Sep 13, 2023

End: Wed Nov 08, 2023

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lovely property

Module Basic food forest September-October 2023

Start: Wed Sep 06, 2023

End: Wed Nov 01, 2023

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kettleweed

Module Design food forest May-June 2023

Start: do May 25, 2023

End: do 06 Jul 2023

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lovely property

Module Basic food forest May-June 2023

Start: do May 11, 2023

End: do 29 Jun 2023

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280
Food forests

927
Members

703
Hectares

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Four food forest themes and their rationale

Stichting Voedselbosbouw developed four food forest themes in 2018. For Welna estate, but of course also interesting for other food forests. Below you can see them. If you click on them you will get more information. Under each theme but also at the bottom of this

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Who are our teachers?

We want you to learn from the top experts in the field. All of whom are self-willed pioneers, but who tell one story together. About how you put abundance to work and learn to understand nature.

Something to ask or offer? Share it on the message board

Do you have anything to offer? Wood for example, or seeds. Or do you have something to ask? Do you need help with planting days or are you looking for land? Don't look any further and post it on the message board.

Old pear trees for sale

Posted on : February 5, 2023

By : Bea van Sprakelaar

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Nature work day Nov. 5 Food forest 's Heeren Vruchten

Posted on : September 24, 2022

By : Leo Ceelen

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REQUIRED: Owner of a food forest as part of my graduation project!

Posted on : 8 December 2021

By : Cindy De Renett

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between Zutphen and Deventer, a food forest can be started

Posted on : 22 November 2021

By : danielle smeets

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