Slow Food USA Blog

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

This Sunday: Enjoy an Amazing Brunch at NYC’s Back Forty for Uprising Seeds

Oct. 30, 2008

This Sunday at Back Forty restaurant, Jeff Lydon, Chef Peter Hoffman (Savoy and Back Forty), Hilary Baum (founder, Baum Forum), Francine Stephens (owner, Franny’s Pizza) and Slow Food USA...

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From Iowa to Italy: A Call to Youth Delegates

Oct. 21, 2008

by 2008 Terra Madre delegate Ariane Lotti

At Terra Madre, let’s strategize to overcome the challenges to growing a good, clean, and fair agriculture.

After a stint spent working for the...

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Marion Nestle Coming for Lunch, Explosions

Oct. 14, 2008

by Slow Food USA staffer Kate Evanishyn

As you can imagine, we like to eat well here in the Brooklyn offices of Slow Food USA. Generally, we gather around our communal table around 1:00, reading...

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Reverse Trick-or-Treating with Global Exchange

Oct. 1, 2008

by Slow Food USA staffer Julia De Martini Day

What will you be eating this Halloween? Is your candy Good, Clean, and Fair?

Slow Food USA has partnered with Global Exchange to spread the word...

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Green Jobs Day of Action

Sep. 25, 2008

September 27th (that’s this Saturday) is the Green Jobs Now National Day of Action

Are you wondering: “What are green jobs?” Green jobs are jobs connected to making our communities more...

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