Los Angeles

In the News… Friday, June 29, 2007

† EWG Farm Bill Petition: The Environmental Working Group is collecting signatures online and has asked that Slow Food Los Angeles and other organizations concerned with the Farm Bill debate spread the word to our […] Read More >>>

In the News…Monday, June 4, 2007

† Is the honeybee problem greater than we thought? Salon.com convened a roundtable of honeybee experts to talk about what we know, what we don’t know, and what amounts to urban myth in the matter […] Read More >>>

The Attraction of Farmers’ Markets

What’s the attraction of farmers’ markets? Some may say the fresh produce, others may note specific products or producers they wish to support. But perhaps the attraction is even deeper, and Carol Lloyd considers this […] Read More >>>

Announcing the Echo Park Farmers’ Market

Since the controversial closing of their neighborhood’s only local chain grocery store in 2004, Echo Park residents have been trying to secure a local source for quality fresh fruits and vegetables. Long known as a […] Read More >>>

Announcing the Leimert Park Village Farmers’ Market

The ever productive SEE-LA, the nonprofit organization which operates the Hollywood Market as well as others in low economic areas of the city is proud to announce the opening of another market in a community […] Read More >>>

Action Alert: L.A. Farmers Markets in Jeopardy

Pompea Smith, Executive Director of Sustainable Economic Enterprises of Los Angeles (the operator of the Hollywood Farmers’ Market, Hollywood-Sears Farmers’ Market, and Central Avenue Farmers’ Market) has alerted us to this troubling development. THE MARKETS […] Read More >>>