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Slow Food USA Blog

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

Plant Salvage

Jul. 7, 2008

by Slow Food USA Intern, Sara Hoffman
According to the American Farmland Trust, “America is losing 1.2 million acres of farmland annually, much of it the best and most productive farmland near...

read more... Tags: Biodiversity, Farms and Farming


Summer is a Time for Picnics

Jun. 5, 2008

Here in New York City we’ve finally made the annual swift jump from late winter straight to summer. (We have heard there is a season called spring; here it is merely the name of a street). That...

read more... Tags: Biodiversity, Event, Farms and Farming, Take Action


FAO Summit Convenes

Jun. 2, 2008

“Amazingly, there is very little attention being paid to what fundamentally underpins all of our food systems - biodiversity and the services provided by ecosystems, such as soil, water and...

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Slow Food USA Partners with LocalHarvest

May. 23, 2008


Slow Food USA has begun an exciting partnership with online food locater LocalHarvest. Local Harvest is an easy-to-use site that helps consumers all over the country find the sustainable food in...

read more... Tags: Biodiversity, Farms and Farming, Uncategorized


Report from the U.N.

May. 6, 2008

by Slow Food USA staffer Jerusha Klemperer
Greetings from inside the United Nations where I am observing sessions of the Commission on Sustainable Development; this particular two-year cycle of...

read more... Tags: Biodiversity, Farms and Farming, News, Current Event, Policy


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