Slow Food USA Blog
Reflections, insights and news about the food movement and “going Slow”
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.
Sep. 20, 2010
The Child Nutrition Act expires on September 30th; let’s reach out to our House Reps and urge them to pass this billand reject any efforts to cut funding to other nutrition programs to do it.
Sep. 16, 2010
Watch our latest video telling the story behind the egg scandal, and sign the petition calling for food safety.
Aug. 6, 2010
Just when we all assumed that Congress was too busy to talk child nutrition before their summer break, the Senate passed the Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act late today.
Jul. 19, 2010
Secretary of Agriculture Vilsack has been defending both Big Ag and small farms in recent Senate hearings, leaving both sides scratching their heads. “I have two sons,” he says, “and I love them both.”