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Slow Food USA Blog

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

What’s in a word?

Nov. 29, 2007

People are a-buzz about Oxford University Press' selection of “locavore" as its word of the year (having beat out several words some of us may never have heard of– "bacn,” anyone?).
It’s...

read more... Tags: News, Current Event


Christmas Lima Beans

Nov. 27, 2007

by Sara Roahen, member of the SFUSA Ark-Presidia Committee

The row of Christmas lima beans on a shelf at my local Whole Foods Market in Philadelphia disappears more rapidly than those of the...

read more... Tags: Biodiversity


Food Banks in Peril Nationwide

Nov. 26, 2007

by Slow Food USA intern Samantha Taylor

It’s the brink of the holiday season and the latest news is that there is a devastating dearth in the supply of Food Banks across the country. America’s...

read more... Tags: Farms and Farming, Food Justice, News, Current Event, Policy


A real bee man takes on “Bee Movie”

Nov. 23, 2007

Roger Repohl keeps bees in The Genesis Community Garden in The Bronx, NY. His bees make a mighty good honey, PLUS, he gives funny and wonderful talks about bees and beekeeping. He can now add...

read more... Tags: Film/TV/Radio


American Heritage Picnics

Nov. 20, 2007


As part of our eco-gastronomic initiative to renew and restore America’s food traditions (RAFT), Slow Food USA partnered with several organizations to host 5 heritage foods picnics over the past...

read more... Tags: Biodiversity, Event, Farms and Farming


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