On October 25-29, 2012, you’re invited to join the Slow Food and Terra Madre community for one of those moments destined to go down in the history of our movement! This year, Terra Madre and Salone del Gusto will be opened to the public. There will also be delegates who will has some support on the ground and some access not available to the public.
WHERE: Torino, Italy
HOW: Join Slow Food USA to receive news and updates about purchasing tickets to this historical event. You can also apply to be a U.S. delegate.
WHAT: Every two years, Slow Food and Terra Madre communities from around the world come together to share their innovative solutions and time-honored traditions for feeding the planet in a good, clean, and fair way. Delegates from over 130 countries are selected by Slow Food associations to represent the important work being done in various regions of the world. Held concurrently with the Terra Madre conference, Salone del Gusto is the world’s largest artisanal food marketplace. It is an important opportunity for many small-scale sustainable producers from the Slow Food and Terra Madre networks to showcase their products and practices. Together, Terra Madre and Salone del Gusto is a unique forum about the future of food and farming.
The application deadline is April 1, 2012