Slow Food USA Blog
Reflections, insights and news about the food movement and “going Slow”
Apr. 20, 2013
While Section 733, called the “Monsanto Rider” by some, did not make it into the Ag Appropriations Bill, similar provisions were included in the 2012 Food and Farm Bill, which was not debated nor adopted by the House of Representatives.
Jan. 25, 2012
My favorite veggie burgers have a “no genetically modified ingredients” label, where is this label on the rest of my food? Tell the FDA to 'Just Label It'
Jun. 10, 2011
Earlier this year 60 farmers and farming advocates told Monsanto enough is enough. Here’s the story of the lawsuit, and how one farmer got involved.
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.
Feb. 10, 2011
This year February 14th is no longer “Valentines’ Day,” but Love your Farmer Day!