Slow Food USA Blog
Reflections, insights and news about the food movement and “going Slow”
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...
May. 14, 2010
by Jenna Schweitzer
This article first appeared on Generation Response, one of Emory University’s campus publications.
In her office, Julie Shaffer has a life-size cardboard cut-out of a farmer,...
May. 5, 2010
Imagine AmeriCorps service members building and tending school gardens and developing Farm to School programs for public schools around the country.
That’s the vision for FoodCorps, a new...
May. 3, 2010
by intern Lila Wilmerding
Among other organizations, Maple Avenue School in Newark, New Jersey has partnered with Slow Food Northern New Jersey to integrate growing vegetables, healthy eating,...
Apr. 30, 2010
by Yonatan Landau
Think of the last time you saw something that pissed you off enough to do something amazing about it. Maybe it was a long grocery line or a bumper sticker for the Tea Party,...