Stories from a Slow Food Nation
For every fast-food franchise in this country, there is a family recipe, heirloom seed, deeply rooted tradition, or responsible business.
We are not a fast-food nation.
We are putting gardens in schools and saving ancient foods from extinction. We are not frozen hamburger patties and super-sized sodas. We are Manoomin wild rice and Tupelo Honey.
We are a Slow Food nation.
A Year in Grandpa’s Garden, from Tales of Thatcher Gray
Upon the birth of my son, Thatcher Gray, I became acutely aware of the emerging evidence that our industrialized food machine is taking a tremendous toll on…