Slow Food USA Blog

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

Salone del Gusto and Terra Madre 2012

Jun. 13, 2012

For the first time, Salone del Gusto and Terra Madre will be held at a joint even and will be open to the public.

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U.S. needs a food and farm bill that works

Jun. 11, 2012

Dan Imhoff & Michael Dimock argue that after 80 years, the time has come to rescue agriculture from the farm bill — and to improve the health of Americans in the bargain.

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Fighting to change “Business as usual”

May. 31, 2012

Slow Food USA officially endorses the Nourish 9 Billion campaign and encourages you to sign on as well

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Carlo Petrini Answers Your Questions

May. 25, 2012

Founder and President of the International Slow Food Movement, Carlo Petrini, paid the Slow Food USA office a visit and took time to answer your questions from Facebook.

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The 2012 Food & Farm Bill: Determining the What we Grow and Eat for the Next Five Years.

May. 18, 2012

Want to impact the food system? You can! The House Agriculture Committee is accepting comments until May 20th. Learn more...

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