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Slow Meat 2015

 June 3-6 in Denver, CO Was a gathering of Meat producers, chefs, activists, and organizations who are actively working to improve the way animals are raised, harvested, and consumed. There was over a dozen different countries, and 200 delegates representing numerous connections to meat production, processing, distribution, consumption, as well as. Human and Animal Welfare. […]

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Meet us at the Table June 4th

Slow Food Charlotte will have a table at the Town of Matthew’s First Thursday event.  We will have information about Slow Food, our upcoming events, volunteer opportunities, beautiful new T shirts for sale, and tickets for sale that will allow the buyer to partake of a beverage and nibbles, provided by the wonderful Matthew’s based […]

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A Slow Food Earth Day in Brooklyn

On Earth Day this year, I had the pleasure of traveling to New York City. The trip, a last minute decision, was to serve two purposes: to visit my daughter and to attend a Slow Food benefit dinner “Plating the Planet” at the United Nations Building. I thought “Why is Slow Food hosting a dinner […]

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Are you interested in a farmers market opportunity?

The Matthews farmers market is looking for a market manager interested in the local food scene please see the information provided from the market. They are looking for a local foods enthusiast who may aspire to a farmers market management position. Assistant Market Manager Wanted [doc]

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Non-profit events should help drive a profitable food system

Slow Food Charlotte is working with the chefs of PCG, culinary students, and an NC apple grower, Lee Calhoun, to collaborate on a whole product lifecycle experience. Chefs and students will go to Lee’s farm to hear him speak, pick apples, and build relationships. Then in the following days the chefs will build menu items […]

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Food & Fuel 4 the Forces

Food & Fuel 4 the Forces, the North Carolina Eastern Region and the North Carolina Military Business Center are pleased to host the “Food 4 the Forces” event in New Bern, North Carolina on June 10, 2014. When. June 10, 2014 Where.  New Bern Convention Center 203 S. Front Street New Bern, NC 28560 Purpose. The […]

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Week to Highlight Local Food and Farms in Hickory Area

Newton, NC – Eat, Drink, and Be Local, a week organized by NC Cooperative Extension to raise awareness of the bounty of local food that is grown and prepared in our area, is happening in Catawba County May 18th-24th. The week will be a celebration of our local farms, restaurants, and all the people involved in bringing food […]

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NCDA&CS announces plans for Dig Into Local Restaurant Week

RALEIGH — This summer, the N.C. Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services will unveil a new promotion for diners interested in tasting the best of N.C. agriculture. Dig Into Local Restaurant Week will be held in restaurants across the Piedmont July 14-23. “Dig Into Local Restaurant Week is not your typical restaurant week promotion,” said […]

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Friends of Slow Food Charlotte

Dear Friends of Slow Food Charlotte, There’s a national membership drive ending on October 15.  Take a minute to consider what our chapter has done this year to reconnect people with their food. Take a minute and consider joining our ranks.  We’d love to have you at the table of good, clean, & fair food.  […]

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Slow Food USA Appoints Richard McCarthy As Executive Director

BROOKLYN, NY (January 8, 2013) – Slow Food USA announced today that Richard McCarthy will join the organization as Executive Director. McCarthy has been a Slow Food USA member since 2001 and brings 17 years of executive leadership experience in the non-profit sector. He will begin on January 22, 2013. “Richard’s deep understanding of both food producers and consumers and […]

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