Slow Food Los Angeles

Good, clean and fair food access for all of L.A.

8 August 2012
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Fix Food and Robert Kenner revisit Carole Morison (and her chickens)

Carole Morison, the chicken farmer who was featured in Food, Inc. and who discussed her concerns about the intensive methods of industrial chicken farming, shares her new approach with Robert Kenner in the latest video from Fix Food: For more … Continue reading

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5 September 2011
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At the Market: Kicking Off the 30th Anniversary Celebration of the Santa Monica Farmers’ Market

Join Amelia Saltsman, author of The Santa Monica Farmers’ Market Cookbook, and friends as they kick off the Good Food Festival and Conference with a day of cooking demos, tastes, and conversation at the Santa Monica Farmers’ Market. Special guest … Continue reading

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28 October 2010
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Is It Organic? Is That Important?

These are questions that will be posed to panelists at the next Santa Monica Farmers’ Market quarterly panel on Thursday, 4 November, beginning at 7:00pm. These panel discussions are always lively and informative and this one will be no different, … Continue reading

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22 October 2010
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Listening Sessions for Certified Farmers’ Market Program

Update: David Karp offers specific suggestions for improvement in his Los Angeles Times. It’s available online, via the LATimes’ site. Thanks to Amelia Saltsman–Slow Food member, author of The Santa Monica Farmers’ Market Cookbook, and the public member of the … Continue reading

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10 August 2010
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“Conscientious Carnivore” Discussion

The next quarterly library panel discussion is coming up, and the Santa Monica Farmers’ Markets are bringing together local farmers and chefs to discuss the concept of being a “conscientious carnivore.” Many farmers are raising animals for meat and dairy … Continue reading

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3 November 2009
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“Eating the Whole Farm” at the Santa Monica Public Library

Thanks to Laura Avery and Jodi Low for a reminder about another in the Santa Monica Farmers’ Market Library Panel Series: “Eating the Whole Farm”: When: Thursday, November 5, 2009 beginning at 7:00pm Where: Santa Monica Public Library, Main Library, … Continue reading

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20 August 2009
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Farming for the Next Generation

Another offering in the Santa Monica Farmers’ Market quarterly panel series is on the horizon, with another great roster of local speakers: When: Thursday, August 27, 2009 from 7:00pm until 9:00pm Where: Santa Monica Public Library, Main Library, 601 Santa … Continue reading

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9 April 2009
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Bringing the South Central Farmers’ Produce to Market

Slow Food Los Angeles member Randy Clemens has alerted us to news about an event this Saturday: The South Central Los Angeles farmers who starred in the 2008 Academy Award-nominated documentary “The Garden” will host an organic cooking demonstration, sell … Continue reading

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