Los Angeles

On The Point: GMOs, Food Waste, and Food as Entertainment

Lisa Lucas Talbot, Slow Food USA’s regional governor for southern California (and outgoing coleader of Slow Food Los Angeles), appeared on The Point with Robert Kenner (director of Food, Inc. and founder of fixfood.org) and […] Read More >>>

Seed Library of Los Angeles (SLOLA) Monthly Meeting

The next meeting of the Seed Library of Los Angeles (SLOLA) will be held on Saturday, August 18 from 2:30 until 4:00pm at The Learning Garden at Venice High School (13000 Venice Boulevard at Walgrove). […] Read More >>>

GMO Film Project: This is one to watch…

From the filmmaking team behind DIVE! comes a peek at their next project, on GMOs: GMO Film Project Sizzler from Compeller Pictures on Vimeo. For an update on the film’s progress and to donate to […] Read More >>>

Organic Farmers v. Monsanto

Tom Willey is an organic farmer and has been a Slow Food chapter leader and the governor of Slow Food USA’s central California region. Tom and his wife, Denesse, have operated T&D Willey Farms since […] Read More >>>

In the News… Friday, April 11, 2008

Digging out from a few busy weeks and catching up on news of interest to Slow Food members and friends… † Bill Moyers’ Journal and food policy: Tune in or set the recorder: Bill Moyers […] Read More >>>

In the News… Friday, February 8, 2008

† An Urban Farm as an Outdoor Social Space: Our Generation’s Symbol? That, in a nutshell, is the proposal by Don Wood and Amale Andraos of Work Architecture for a courtyard in Queens, New York: […] Read More >>>

In the News… Thursday, January 17, 2008

† Cloned Food in the Spotlight: News of the FDA’s announcement that food from cloned animals and their offspring is safe for consumption has spurred discussion and concern from several quarters. Andrew Martin’s article in […] Read More >>>

In the News… Friday, July 13, 2007

† The Two Americas of Food?: Are there two Americas for food, one for the well-off and well-located, and the another for the rest (i.e., the most)? This is the question posted by Anna Lappé […] Read More >>>

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 >>>