The Food Filmfestival On Tour Wageningen is all about ‘SEEDS’. The Youth Food Movement, together with the WUR, is working on an inspiring program, you definitely don’t want to miss. Have a look at all the activities and don’t forget to reserve your FREE seat for the Film and Talkshow!
Seeds of Time – 7:00 pm
The documentary Seeds of Time follows agriculture pioneer Cary Fowler in his quest to preserve seed varieties from around the globe in a ‘Doomsday Vault’, to ensure biodiversity in the future in a world that is subject to climate change.
You can score your free ticket for the screening of Seeds of Time online.
Talkshow – 8:45 pm
Together we will explore the complex issues of high technology, Mother Nature and questions of ownership in a Talkshow between experts, farmers and the audience.
The Talkshow is free, but you can register your spot!
Workshops & Tastings
Get your hands dirty and your palate tingling in various workshops and tastings. Local produce, practical tips; get to know your seeds! During the day you can participate in 4 workshops and tastings. Tickets for the beer tasting and cress tasting are limited, and available online.
Cress tasting by Koppert Cress
In this workshop you wil get familiar with the most tasty micro-vegetables. The ‘cresses’ are grown in Monster (a place in the province South-Holland). One of the ‘aromatic architects’ of Koppert Cress will take you on a culinair tour where you can try about 10 of these Cresses.
30 minutes – start 5:00 pm and 6:00 pm – tickets € 3,50
How important are the main ingredients (seeds) for the final taste? How do you guarantee the quality of beer? How can you measure that? Gerrit Hammink is beermaster and brewer at De Heidebrouwerij, a brewery located at the old Military area in Ede. During this workshops he will explain his work, the brewing process but also how you check the quality of good beer. Can you taste the difference between the four home-brewed beers he will serve you?
75 minutes – start 5:30 pm – tickets €8,50
Make your own energy bar
Sure, you can buy them in the supermarket, but it’s much more fun to make your own energy bars. And it’s not even that difficult. In this workshop you will learn how make one from scratch with different seeds and nuts from Lazuur.
Anytime between 4:30 pm and 8:00 pm – free
Workshop seed bombs
One of the great weapons in the arsenal of a guerilla gardener is the seed bomb. Let’s make Wageningen more colourful with this handy tool. In this workshop you will make your own seed bomb to drop or throw anywhere you want some more color in your life.
Anytime between 4:00 pm and 8:00 pm – free
Diversify your seed collection: bring and swap your own seeds at the market.
Anytime between 4:00 pm and 9:00 pm at the market.