Slow Food USA Blog

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

Stirrrr it Up

May. 30, 2008

by Slow Food USA staffer Julia De Martini Day
Last friday afternoon I volunteered for the first time with Harvest Time in Harlem, a Slow Food in Schools program facilitated by Slow Food NYC...

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Healing Hospitals

May. 29, 2008

If you’ve been in a hospital recently, whether as a patient or as a visitor, you know that the saddest thing in there might be the food. Maybe you’ve even wondered: how can they serve this junk...

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How to Teach Sustainability

May. 27, 2008

Today we’ve got an interview with Josh Hahn, whose company, Stone Bridge, advises schools on how to address sustainability and how their physical campuses can become integral components of this...

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Victory! A Penny a Pound

May. 27, 2008

An exciting update for those of you who have been following the fight (both in the news and here on our blog) between the Coalition of Immokalee Workers and Burger King: Burger King has finally...

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Slow Food USA Partners with LocalHarvest

May. 23, 2008

Slow Food USA has begun an exciting partnership with online food locater LocalHarvest. Local Harvest is an easy-to-use site that helps consumers all over the country find the sustainable food in...

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