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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.

Growing Cities
Growing Cities is an inspiring film about urban farming in America. It tells the stories of community activists, rooftop farmers, and backyard beekeepers who…
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Meet a Just Food Farmer: Green Thumb Organic Farm
Bill Hasley is the farmer at Green Thumb Farm in Watermill, NY. His family has been farming the same land since 1700
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Lindley Dairy
Ann Campbell, Janice Lindley and their brother, Sammy, grew up on their parents’ Chatham County dairy farm. Facing a growing global market and the death of…
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Itty Bitty Farm in the City
A thousand square feet, even in the city, is farm-worthy. Heidi Kooy grows and makes cheese in San Fransisco, accompanied by a bunch of chicks and more than…
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