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Planning for a Healthy, Sustainable Food System

01/25/11 | by slowfoodsf | Uncategorized

By: Darrow VW A number of health and planning organizations came together to define the Principles of a Health, Sustainable Food System. http://www.planning.org/nationalcenters/health/foodprinciples.htm My favorite part is “Meets our current food and nutrition needs without compromising the ability of the system to meet the needs of future generations.” I think it’s such clear way to […]

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Nov. 18th- Seva Foundation dinner to benefit Native American Health

11/13/10 | by slowfoodsf | Uncategorized

In honor of World Diabetes Day and Native American Heritage month, Seva Foundation invites you to dine Thursday, Nov. 18th, at Bissap Baobab Restaurant in San Francisco’s Mission District.  Proceeds from the evening will support Seva’s food revitalization projects in Native American communities nationwide.  Make reservations and bring your friends! You can show up any […]

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40 Days of Fair Food- Do you know who produces your food?

11/12/10 | by slowfoodsf | Uncategorized

By: Laura O’Donohue It’s time to find out! 40 Days of Fair Food is a blog started by young food justice advocates in San Francisco who, for Lent and into the future, will track who produces their food, and if those people are treated fairly. What is fair? For the Fair Food 40 team, fair […]

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Terra Madre 2010

11/02/10 | by slowfoodsf | Uncategorized

By Laura O’Donohue The opening ceremony was a mark of the huge diversity represented at Terra Madre, and also a reminder that many cultures and their languages are in danger of disappearing and need a voice. The ceremony gave the over 6,000 participants a chance to hear from delegates whose languages are seldom heard and […]

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