Slow Food USA Blog
Reflections, insights and news about the food movement and “going Slow”
Nov. 10, 2008
by Ariane Lotti
At the closing ceremony of Terra Madre, a spontaneous protest broke out. As a pre-recorded message by the Italian Minister of Foreign Affairs, Franco Frattini, played on-screen,...
Nov. 4, 2008
by Slow Food USA intern, Cecilia Estriech
As Thanksgiving approaches, many of us are steeling ourselves for yet another holiday feast featuring a mealy industrially produced bird. Turkey, in most...
Oct. 24, 2008
Turns out, a lot.
Last March, KayCee Wimbish, winner of the $500 Culinate Youth Food Awareness scholarship to Terra Madre, uprooted her life in Brooklyn, NY and moved upstate to Tivoli to start...
Oct. 21, 2008
by 2008 Terra Madre delegate Ariane Lotti
At Terra Madre, let’s strategize to overcome the challenges to growing a good, clean, and fair agriculture.
After a stint spent working for the...
Sep. 23, 2008
by Slow Food USA staffer Julia Middleton
Are you interested in the science behind where your food comes from, how it is grown and the new organic food movement? Do you have a passion for...