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2010-06-29 10:00:00

Special "Harvest Moon" Preview Dinner Thursday, September 23 CLEVELAND, June 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Ohio locavores should bring their appetites to Cleveland Botanical Garden's new RIPE! Food & Garden Festival, which celebrates both the edible gardening revolution and Northeast Ohio's thriving commitment to local food, from Friday, September 24 through Sunday, September 26, 2010.

2010-04-22 13:00:00

Foundation Grant Supports Georgia Organics' "Farm to School" Campaign ATLANTA, April 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Arthur M.

2008-09-03 09:00:29

By J.M. Hirsch Associated Press SAN FRANCISCO -- A lush, under-the-stars spread of handmade bread, gourmet olives and fine wine makes an unlikely launch for a weekend dedicated to ending hunger, empowering poor nations and transforming farming as we know it.

2008-08-25 12:01:00

NEW YORK, Aug. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Food Network and charitable partner, Share Our Strength(R), will unveil a new original platform called Good Food Gardens on August 28 in San Francisco at Slow Food Nation (http://www.slowfoodnation.org/), the largest celebration of American food.

2008-08-05 00:00:23

By Scott Russon Dr Geoff Andrews, the author of a new book on the Slow Food movement, tells Scott Russon why politicians must focus on long- term, localised solutions to the global food crisis The first in-depth study of the politics of the Slow Food movement has been published by Dr Geoff Andrews, a social scientist at the Open University, whose background is in the history of political ideas and Italian politics.

2008-07-30 18:00:40

EMERYVILLE, Calif., July 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Whole Foods Market, the world's leading natural and organic foods supermarket and America's first certified organic retailer, proudly announces its sponsorship of Slow Food Nation 2008, the largest celebration of food in the nation.

2008-07-16 03:00:38

By Staley, Louise Celebrity chefs should think more carefully before demanding that their preferences are imposed upon others, writes Louise Staley. The problem with Gordon Ramsay isn't his swearing. It's his hypocrisy.

Word of the Day
  • Growing in low tufty patches.
The word 'cespitose' comes from a Latin word meaning 'turf'.