Slow Food USA Blog
Reflections, insights and news about the food movement and “going Slow”
Food Banks in Peril Nationwide
Nov. 26, 2007
by Slow Food USA intern Samantha Taylor
It’s the brink of the holiday season and the latest news is that there is a devastating dearth in the supply of Food Banks across the country. America’s...
A real bee man takes on “Bee Movie”
Nov. 23, 2007
Roger Repohl keeps bees in The Genesis Community Garden in The Bronx, NY. His bees make a mighty good honey, PLUS, he gives funny and wonderful talks about bees and beekeeping. He can now add...
American Heritage Picnics
Nov. 20, 2007
As part of our eco-gastronomic initiative to renew and restore America’s food traditions (RAFT), Slow Food USA partnered with several organizations to host 5 heritage foods picnics over the past...
Leafy Greens Action Alert
Nov. 19, 2007
If you would like to support the small grower (yes, please), and voice your frustration with legislation that seems to miss the point (yup, count me in), please consider registering your comments...
Interview: Robert LaValva and the New Amsterdam Public
Nov. 16, 2007
Ever looked at a market like San Francisco’s Ferry Plaza Market and wondered: how did this get here? What did it take to bring this to fruition? All over the country farmers markets and other...