Slow Food USA Blog
Reflections, insights and news about the food movement and “going Slow”
Dec. 2, 2011
Food policy was front in center in November, we recap where we were and where we’re going with the Food and Farm bill.
Oct. 28, 2011
Two developments this week indicate that massive congressional budget cuts might not spell disaster for nutrition programs and support for small farmers after all.
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?
Sep. 18, 2011
Yesterday, as part of the $5 Challenge, over 5,570 meals took place all over the country. Hundreds of people submitted photos as well as sharing what parts of the challenge were difficult and what made it difficult.
Aug. 31, 2011
The new Backyard Bounty Co-op program supports micro-entrepreneurs by connecting aspiring urban farmers and market gardeners with local food markets.