Slow Food USA Blog

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

Three people signed up to UFW’s “Take Our Jobs”

Jul. 9, 2010

by Julia Landau

Arturo Rodríguez of the United Farm Workers of America appeared on the Colbert Report last night, urging Americans to give farm work a try through the UFW’s Take Our Jobs...

read more... Tags: Farms and Farming, Film/TV/Radio, Food Justice, Take Action

Slow Food St. Louis’ Awesome Airtime

Jun. 28, 2010

by Julia Landau

Slow Food Saint Louis has been making news! In the past few months, this chapter was invited to appear on a local lifestyles morning show three times, getting the word out about...

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Top Chef takes on school lunch

Jun. 24, 2010

by intern Christine Binder

When I heard that Sam Kass, White House assistant chef and Food Initiative Coordinator, was going to be the guest judge on Bravo TV’s Top Chef this week, I knew this...

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Grown & Cooked in Detroit

May. 19, 2010

Greetings from Detroit, where I’m attending the 5th Annual Farm to Cafeteria conference.

On Monday, as a lead-up to the conference, I acted as one of the judges for the Healthy Schools...

read more... Tags: Biodiversity, Farms and Farming, Film/TV/Radio, Food Justice, School Food, Youth Food Movement