Slow Food USA Blog

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

Understanding the “Blank Spaces” on Our Maps

Jul. 27, 2011

In California, the most productive and diverse agricultural economy in the country, the lines between the urban and rural are blurring.

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A food fight is always more fun with friends

Jul. 6, 2011

Thank you to the more than 1,000 “Snail pals” who donated to become members during our June campaign!

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Reflections on Cuba: Sustainability and Agriculture

Jun. 30, 2011

A Slow Food leader shares her observations about a recent trip to Cuba to study food & agriculture.

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Tools for Transforming the Kitchen into the Classroom

Jun. 20, 2011

The recent donation of cookware from Anolon to Slow Food Skagit Salish Sea means the families of Lincoln Elementary can keep on cookin’!

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Update: Michael Pollan picks 3 new food rules

Apr. 21, 2011

Last month we asked you for contributions towards Michael Pollan’s next edition of Food Rules. From the thousands of replies we received, Pollan picked 3.

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