Slow Food USA Blog
Reflections, insights and news about the food movement and “going Slow”
A Heritage Thanksgiving
Nov. 10, 2007
With Thanksgiving almost upon us, many of us are trying to avoid buying a flavorless supermarket turkey and are wondering: where in the world can I find a heritage turkey? Some of you might even...
YOUTH FOOD MOVEMENT
Nov. 2, 2007
Youth Food Movement Delegation Joins Slow Food Leaders in Puebla, Mexico
New York City, NY: Some of the most exciting and innovative work in the food movement today is being done by people under the age of twenty-five. University students are changing the food served in their cafeterias, and...
Nov. 1, 2007
The University Of California at Berkeley’s online library has curated a rather amazing and comprehensive list of movies about food. Not the fluffy fiction stuff ("Babette’s Feast," “Like Water...
Eat it to Save it, with Poppy Tooker!
Oct. 30, 2007
We are lucky enough to have Poppy Tooker as one of our leaders and one of the vibrant and dynamic faces of Slow Food USA. Poppy, a New Orleanian, is the Chair of Ark of Taste Committee, and in...
Ark of Taste Highlight
Oct. 29, 2007
by Jennifer M. Hall
SFUSA Ark Committee
When the RAFT (Renewing America’s Food Traditions) project offered seeds last winter, I was faced with decisions. What to grow? Trim the list from 40...