Slow Food USA Blog

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

Growing More Than Just Food at Growing Home

Jul. 25, 2012

A plot of land for $1?! A small investment by Chicago’s Growing home has been transformed into a full-scale organic urban farm & helped transform the neighborhood as well.

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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.

read more... Tags: Biodiversity, Food Justice, News, Current Event

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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