Slow Food USA Blog

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

Upcoming Youth Food Movement Conferences

Jan. 29, 2009

Do you know about all the upcoming conferences for young people involved in the food movement? Below you can find information about a few that caught our attention--some of them will have panels...

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Travel to Bologna for Slow Food on Film

Jan. 28, 2009

Slow Food on Film
International Festival of Food and Film
Bologna: May 6-10, 2009

Slow Food on Film is an international festival that matches passion for film with that for food, while also...

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The Pre-Industrial Pig

Jan. 23, 2009

by Cecily Upton (and Jonny Hunter and the Underground Food Collective).
Photos courtesy of Kevin Walsh

To those who think that the collective cinching of belts (and the accompanying groan)...

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Sustainable Chefs go to Washington

Jan. 21, 2009

Washington D.C. has been buzzing for the past three days, with balls, parties, press conferences, and dinners. 12 chefs from around the country--including sustainable favorites Alice Waters, Rick...

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2008 Highlights

Dec. 29, 2008

We thought we’d get in on the year-end roundup action by posting our Top Ten 2008 highlights. If it helps, please insert
a) a drumroll
b) a celebrity reading the list straight to camera
c) a...

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