Slow Food USA Blog
Reflections, insights and news about the food movement and “going Slow”
Jun. 26, 2009
Part of what I love about “food books” as a genre is that the phrase is entirely non-specific, and covers everything from poetry to science, from art to history, from memoir to fiction. Today,...
Jun. 23, 2009
Gordon Jenkins is the Time for Lunch Campaign Coordinator at Slow Food USA
Last week, Michelle Obama made these remarks to a group of fifth-graders who had just harvested 73 pounds of lettuce...
Jun. 22, 2009
story and photo by Laura McCandlish
Have you dreamed of making your own tamales but been too intimidated to try the multi-step, labor-intensive process at home?
Slow Food Corvallis helped about...
Jun. 18, 2009
Food, Inc. did so well in New York, Los Angeles and San Francisco, that it’s headed to 45 more theatres around the country, everywhere from Washington DC to Portland OR to Ft Lauderdale, FL.
Jun. 16, 2009
by Slow Food USA Interns Alex Tung and Leah Gorham
This week, the front line for getting better food into schools is Philadelphia.
After narrowly escaping the closure of its school breakfast...