Slow Food Los Angeles

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

25 February 2011
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Mark Your Calendars for TOMATOMANIA! 2011

The dates for the 21st TOMATOMANIA! sales in California have been announced, and for those who grow their own tomatoes and enjoy discovering new varieties, these are events not to be missed. This year, sales will be held: ++ March … Continue reading

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10 September 2009
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The 2009 Hollywood Farmers’ Market Peak of Summer Tomato Festival

It’s that time of the summer when our friends at the Hollywood Farmers’ Market organize their annual Peak of Summer Tomato Festival. This year’s event will be held this Sunday, September 13, 2009 during normal market hours (8:00am-1:00pm). This annual … 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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24 August 2007
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Hollywood Farmers’ Market Peak of Summer Tomato Festival 2007

Our friends at the Hollywood Farmers’ Market have alerted us that they will host their annual Peak of Summer Tomato Festival on Sunday, September 2, 2007 during the normal market hours (8:00am-1:00pm). This annual event celebrates the incredible bounty of … Continue reading

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