Slow Food USA Blog

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

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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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Worms eat my garbage

Nov. 5, 2009

by intern Jorge Cubas

MAKE is a quarterly DIY magazine for geek hobbyists and everyday item-hackers who gladly void their warranties to unlock the hidden potential behind their Robosapiens and...

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Oct. 29, 2009

by intern Becca Stanger

If you had asked me a few weeks ago, I would have told you that a knish was a new kind of Nerf gun.  Apparently, I was utterly ignorant when it came to authentic Jewish...

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