Slow Food USA Blog
Reflections, insights and news about the food movement and “going Slow”
Oct. 17, 2014
Many of the 200 plus delegates from the USA to Terra Madre and Salone del Gusto have set off to Italy as they being the adventure of a lifetime. One of them, Devin, has her first taste of what’s in store - and she is liking what she’s finding.
Sep. 18, 2014
With the overlapping visions of restoring cultural and biological diversity to our foodways, the Ark of Taste has been, and remains, a natural project for Slow Food and Seed Savers Exchange to partner around.
Sep. 12, 2014
At Salone del Gusto and Terra Madre, small producers are joining Slow Food USA to celebrate ancient and unique varieties of maize and other crops, sharing with the world the biodiversity that has made their food traditions so diverse and so delicious.
Aug. 18, 2014
The list of names of the more than 100 Slow Meat delegates reads like a Who’s Who of the sustainable food animal world. Many are farmers, ranchers and veterinarians who are working to preserve endangered breeds of livestock and poultry.
Jul. 1, 2014
Like food, the word meat holds powerful connotations and can elicit a wide range of emotions. There seems to be a vast amount of conflicting information about the impacts of meat consumption and raising domesticated food animals.