Slow Food USA Blog

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

The Year of the Corn

Oct. 15, 2007

Grist magazine, if you haven’t checked it out already, is a constant source of excellent writing, especially when it comes to food and agriculture. In the past week, they’ve produced a great...


Harvest Time in Harlem

Oct. 12, 2007

Getting farm fresh fruits and vegetables to families in urban food deserts is no easy feat. It requires creative thinking, and usually a whole lot of gumption and perseverance from a few...


Roasted quail with a side of autumn

Oct. 11, 2007

by Slow Food USA intern Samantha Taylor
As the weather (at last!) turns cool and the isle Manhattan forms a thick layer of sepia crunch beneath the feet of foodies eager to shift their palates to...

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King Corn

Oct. 9, 2007

There’s a new, worthy addition to the social action documentary genre, Ian Cheney and Curt Ellis' “King Corn.” This is no fist-waving, rage-filled exposé; it quietly investigates what Michael...

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Local Slow Food Blogs

Oct. 8, 2007

As my attention is drawn to them, I’ll make sure to post links to local convivium Slow Food blogs here. The latest I’ve come across is for Southeast Michigan (that’s the Detroit/Ann Arbor area,...

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