Slow Food Los Angeles

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

23 November 2008
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A Benefit Dinner for The Farmer’s Kitchen

SEE-LA (Sustainable Economic Enterprises of Los Angeles) has announced a dinner at The Hungry Cat to benefit The Farmer’s Kitchen, a soon-to-be permanent addition to the Hollywood Farmers’ Market. When: Tuesday, December 9, 2008 from 5:30pm until closing Where: The … Continue reading

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13 September 2008
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Schlosser, Patel, and Barber on Good, Clean, and Fair Food

Tom Philpott of Grist has posted his observations of and several videos from and related to Slow Food Nation: Eric Schlosser, author of Fast Food Nation, talks about the need to consider the rights of workers who help bring the … Continue reading

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19 July 2008
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Fallout from the Tomato Fiasco

Thanks to Carolyn Lochhead of the San Francisco Chronicle for examining the effect of the salmonella outbreak–and its unclear origins–on California’s tomato growers: By the time the Food and Drug Administration cleared tomatoes Thursday in its investigation of a salmonella … Continue reading

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21 June 2008
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The Meat We Eat

Are you concerned about the negative impact of modern intensive meat production? Are you uneasy about the profound environmental issues, the inhumane standard of care for intensively reared animals, and your own personal health? Do you feel like you have … Continue reading

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