Slow Food USA Blog

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

Tweet what you eat

Dec. 9, 2009

Back in October when I began tracking everything I ate in a month using twitter, I had no idea what the list would reveal.  I’d like to think my eating is pretty deliberate, so I never would...

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Addressing Ohio’s shrinking farmer population

Dec. 1, 2009

by intern Catherine King, first published on her blog

shrinking Ohio farming population and a growing demand for local produce in urban farm markets, Findlay Market manager Cynthia Brown and...

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Health, food. Health, food. Health, food.

Nov. 30, 2009

as reported in the NY Times business section yesterday.

Getting people, companies, organizations and governments to make change because it’s the right thing to do rarely works. You know what...

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White House Hoop House?

Nov. 24, 2009

by intern Emily Stephenson

First Lady Michelle Obama and White House Chef Sam Kass set a great example this spring when they planted their vegetable garden on the White House lawn. Without a...

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Preserving American food traditions: the food of a younger land

Nov. 16, 2009

by intern Catherine King

I am constantly curious about what other people are eating. After friends return from traveling, I want to hear about their favorite meal of the trip. If I call my mom...

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