Slow Food USA Blog

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

Climate Change: A Little Intellectual Ammunition

Apr. 15, 2013

Spring has sprung, and I come bearing bad news. I’m sure you’re not surprised. It turns out that even though you’re doing everything right, industrial agriculture is still screwing you — and the planet — up.

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Is Organic Better?

Mar. 28, 2013

An Interview with “In Organic We Trust” Director/Producer Kip PastorBy Slow Food USA Intern, Adrienne Lewis

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Indigenous Peoples Stand Up to Save Native Corn

Mar. 27, 2013

Indigenous communities in the Western Hemisphere depend on corn not only as a source of nutrition, but as the center of their cultural traditions and spirituality.

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SFUSA sends letter to Congress urging support for sustainable farming & nutrition assistance

Mar. 19, 2013

Slow Food USA sent a letter to Congressional leaders asking them to ensure that efforts to reduce expenditures are not made on the backs of our most vulnerable and protect funding for nutritional assistance programs and sustainable food and farming.


Irish Stew for St. Patrick’s Day

Mar. 15, 2013

In honor of St. Patty’s Day on Sunday, a recipe from Slow Food Ireland