Slow Food USA Blog

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

Slow Food USA voices support for organic farmers vs. Monsanto

Aug. 15, 2011

Slow Food USA officially joined several other food & farming organizations in support of the plaintiff farmers in the recently filed lawsuit against Monsanto.

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Table Talk Winning Recpies & Stories: Young Cooks

Jul. 28, 2011

The second in a series of slow food recipes and the stories that inspired them. This week young cooks take the spotlight.

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Understanding the “Blank Spaces” on Our Maps

Jul. 27, 2011

In California, the most productive and diverse agricultural economy in the country, the lines between the urban and rural are blurring.

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Earth Market: now open for business in the US

Jul. 22, 2011

The grand opening of the first-ever Earth Market in the United States was held yesterday in Greenville, South Carolina.

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2 sustainable seafood initiatives

Jul. 12, 2011

2 sustainable seafood initiatives worth checking out: combating invasive fish species and reforming the “catch shares” system.

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