Value and Waste
Sometimes, one harvest can be so great, it produces more crops than the average amount. If nature delivers more than what man has calculated, the food market is not evenly flexible and value doesn't adhere to nature's laws. As this uneven food market causes a glitch in our economical food system, what is the real value of our food and where does this value go?
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Come along and enjoy the true price of cabbage. For the entire winter, Mediamatic offers cabbage soup at cost price. Next to this ongoing batch of cabbage soup, several cross-cultural chefs share their favourite cabbage recipes at Mediamatic ETEN. Join us for advanced cabbage stacking, primordial sauerkraut making and kimchi workshops for beginners. Got a cabbage recipe to share? Contribute to our growing database of simple to high-end cabbage recipes.
Kool Kabbage - Winter Programme
16 December 2017 - 1 March 2018
Mediamatic Biotoop, Dijksgracht 6, Amsterdam