Slow Food USA Blog
Reflections, insights and news about the food movement and “going Slow”
Dec. 3, 2010
On December 8th, in Washington DC, the Dept of Justice and the USDA will be holding a workshop (kind of like a town hall) to hear from farmers and consumers. Join us!
Dec. 2, 2010
After a year and a half of campaigning, we are very happy to see that the House today passed the Healthy, Hungry-Free Kids Act.
Nov. 19, 2010
Slow Food USA’s position on the current food safety legislation recently passed by the Senate (again) and headed for a House vote.
Nov. 17, 2010
UPDATE: This bill will be voted on Wednesday Dec. 1. Slow Food USA joins hundreds of organizations around the country in writing a letter to Reps. Miller and Kline strongly urging them to pass the Healthy, Hunger-free Kids Act immediately.
Oct. 1, 2010
Late Wednesday night the House extended the current Child Nutrition Act to avoid passing the Senate’s inferior version, leaving school lunch advocates flummoxed.