Slow Food USA Blog
Reflections, insights and news about the food movement and “going Slow”
Oct. 24, 2011
Congress is planning dramatic cuts to the American budget and anything and everything is on the chopping block. The agricultural sector is likely to take a big hit but will the special Congressional “super committee” make positive change or keep pandering to Big Ag?
Aug. 12, 2011
Earlier this year, we called for immediate action on a pesticide that scientists believe is contributing to massive honeybee die-offs — and today we heard the EPA’s response.
Mar. 17, 2011
Earlier this year the USDA stunned the food and farming community by unexpectedly approving three new genetically engineered (GE) foods. Here’s a recap of some of the main concerns around these additions to our food system.
Dec. 20, 2010
Slow Food USA’s position on the current food safety legislation recently passed by the Senate (again) and headed for a House vote.
Dec. 3, 2010
On December 8th, in Washington DC, the Dept of Justice and the USDA will be holding a workshop (kind of like a town hall) to hear from farmers and consumers. Join us!