Slow Food USA Blog
Reflections, insights and news about the food movement and “going Slow”
Feb. 11, 2010
by intern Julia Landau
Yesterday afternoon, USDA Secretary Tom Vilsack hosted a conference call for ordinary citizens where he explained the Administration’s priorities for the Child...
Feb. 5, 2010
1. Biopic about Temple Grandin, humane slaughterhouse designer and generally fascinating person, stars Claire Danes and airs this weekend on HBO.
2. NAIS no longer a problem! Niiiiiiiice. “Faced...
Feb. 4, 2010
The debate around school lunch and child nutrition is gathering major momentum. The 2 big reasons why:
On Monday, U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Vilsack will speak at a National Press Club...
Jan. 28, 2010
by Emily Vaughn
No matter how sustainably produced your food purchases are, food that goes uneaten is a waste of resources and a major pollutant. Food scraps make up nearly 13 percent of...
Jan. 25, 2010
The temperature is rising on the conversation about school lunch reform!
Slow Food chapter leader and Better School Food advocate Susan Rubin writes about one teacher’s 2010 project: eating...