Slow Food USA Blog

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

A Father’s Day Resolution: 10 Things I Want to Teach My Son About Food

Jun. 13, 2013

I’ve decided that my gift to my one-year-old son this Father’s Day will be to come up with ten resolutions: ten things I want to teach him about food.

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Dogs Need Slow Food, Too

May. 9, 2013

We need to hold our pet food to the same standard as our own. Sure, Fido doesn’t need to feast on filet mignon every day. But with the amount of chemicals, low-grade fillers and artificial colors in many commercial dog foods, he could be eating much better.

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Climate Change: A Little Intellectual Ammunition

Apr. 15, 2013

Spring has sprung, and I come bearing bad news. I’m sure you’re not surprised. It turns out that even though you’re doing everything right, industrial agriculture is still screwing you — and the planet — up.

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Pride in the Slow Food Movement, A Reflection on 2011

Jan. 13, 2012

What made you most proud to be a part of the Slow Food movement in 2011? We list some of our favorite responses.

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One Way to Nail the $5 Challenge: Onions

Sep. 16, 2011

Tamar Adler, author of An Everlasting Meal: Cooking with Economy and Grace, shares a recipe for cooking a vegetable that’s always easy to find.

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