The National RU

 

July 1975 : The National Federation of Rural Families (FNFR), at the origins of the first Rural University held in the Poitou Charentes region of France.

August 1983 : The first official National Rural University (URN), on the theme: « Apart from agricultural development, what future for the rural world ? »

July 1985 : Second National Rural University (at Avignon and Vaison-la-Romaine) on the theme: « Culture as identity and change »

August 1987 : Third National Rural University

January 1992 : National Rural University at Cologne and Mauvezin

News

Programme

Three topics are proposed for the next European Rural University, which will take place on 7th, 8th and 9th September 2010 in Saint-Joseph :

- Europe at the service of the rural community and its inhabitants,
- Rural professions for women,
- Culture : between heritage and innovation.

16 November 2009