Slow Food USA Blog
Reflections, insights and news about the food movement and “going Slow”
May. 22, 2008
by Slow Food USA staffer Julia De Martini Day
Our beloved Snail seems to have a new (or long lost) friend in the Slug. This morning on NPR, car-pooling commuters – aka slugs – were interviewed...
Apr. 29, 2008
While network television is rarely a topic of discussion here, Sunday night’s episode of “The Simpsons” proves that awareness of industrial agriculture practices might be growing in the minds of...
Apr. 14, 2008
Riots in Haiti, in response to the inflation of food prices, have brought this issue of rising food prices around the world to the front page. Riots such as these have taken place in Egypt,...
Mar. 25, 2008
Slow Food USA Board member, Jim Braun, was one of the subjects of a documentary a few years back on the disappearance of the family farm. It’s a short, simple, and very effective film in three...
Mar. 13, 2008
Does Thursday count as mid-week? Let’s say it does.
Movie #1: GMO corn ruins a perfectly good party.
Movie #2: Taste Education.