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Slow Food USA Blog

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

Pay no attention to the man behind the curtain

Mar. 19, 2008

Check out GOOD magazine for which big conglomerates own which organic food labels.

read more... Tags: Labeling, Take Action


Why Work for the Pharm(aceutical Industry) When You Can Work for the Actual Farm?

Mar. 19, 2008

by Slow Food in Schools Coordinator, Cecily Upton
Here at Slow Food USA, we’ve been noticing an interesting and exciting trend: young folks eschewing the corporate/industrial complex and going...

read more... Tags: Farms and Farming, Take Action, Youth Food Movement


'Tis the season

Mar. 14, 2008


'Tis the season for CSAs!
"What’s a CSA?" you ask.
"CSA" stands for Community Supported Agriculture, and refers to a mutually beneficial relationship between a farm and its customers in which...

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


Managing Organic Waste

Feb. 28, 2008

An article in Tuesday’s Wall Street Journal on reducing environmental impact through use of a garbage disposal got us thinking about the various options for managing your organic waste (n.b....

read more... Tags: Farms and Farming, Take Action, Uncategorized


Farm Bill Update

Feb. 13, 2008

It’s been a while since we’ve done any Farm Bill alerts, so here goes, since things are starting to get rolling again for the final push. Thanks to our friends at Community Food Security...

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