Slow Food USA Blog

Reflections, insights and news about the food movement and “going Slow”

Through the Lens of Indigenous Agriculture

May. 20, 2016

Indigenous agriculture hasn’t gone away. It’s just been silenced by corporate greed and toxic chemicals. A Growing Culture, exists to change that.

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Sign On: Plate of the Union Campaign

May. 11, 2016

Representative Michael Lavendar spreads the message and cause supported by the Plate of the Union campaign.

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Into the Wild - The Hunt for Better Meat

May. 7, 2016

On the road with Bill Manson, founder of The Local Wild Food Challenge… a cooking competition in which competitors must hunt, gather, fish, forage, farm or trade for the ingredients of the dish they present. In 2016 & 2017 The Local Wild Food Challenge will organize some 4000 competitors and enthusiasts to travel, explore, learn, hunt, gather, fish and forage wild food at 9 events in 5 countries.

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