Slow Food USA Blog
Reflections, insights and news about the food movement and “going Slow”
The Path Toward A Good, Clean, And Fair Farm Bill
Apr. 12, 2018
The House Agriculture Committee has released its long-awaited draft of The Farm Bill 2018.
America's Harvest Box and Equity in the Farm Bill
Mar. 23, 2018
The proposed Farm Bill includes radical policy changes such as the “America’s Harvest Box” provision which threatens longstanding nutrition assistance programs.
To Save Rural Iowa, We Need to Make Healthy Food a Right
Mar. 9, 2018
Industrial agriculture that favors corporate interests comes at the expense of our rural communities. Austin Frerick describes the current situation in Iowa.
Teaching Kids to Discover Food: Integrating Garden and Curriculum
Apr. 14, 2017
Guest writer Lauren Maples of Bija Kids uses her own life experience to integrate food and food justice into a preschool program, and explores the impacts of engaging young eaters with questions about our food system.
Letter to Michelle Obama
Jan. 18, 2017
It is difficult to fathom that eight years at the White House is almost over. We have been truly inspired by your leadership for a healthier America.