Los Angeles

LA Sprouts at the Milagro Allegro Community Garden

This week saw the launch of LA Sprouts, a new program at the Milagro Allegro Community Garden in the Highland Park neighborhood of Los Angeles. A partnership between the Keck School of Medicine of the […] Read More >>>

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 […] Read More >>>

Carlo Petrini/Whole Foods Podcast

Along with in-person events, speeches, and booksignings in support of the publication of Slow Food Nation, Carlo Petrini participated in Whole Foods’ series of podcasts about issues related to food, consumer choice, and sustainability. Listen […] Read More >>>

Catching up on the news: local olive oil, local partnerships, defining “chocolate”

Links to news that may be of interest to Slow Food members and friends: > Students at Caltech are taking advantage of the wealth of established olive trees on the Pasadena campus and making their […] Read More >>>

“The Past, Present, and Future of Food”

“The Past, Present, and Future of Food” was the title of a multimedia presentation at the University of California, Berkeley, earlier this week by John Mackey, cofounder and CEO of Whole Foods Market. After his […] Read More >>>