Category Archive for: ‘Fair’

  • The Soul of the Kitchen

    Over the years, Slow Food Portland has been really lucky to have been able to bring so many great speakers to Portland. Still, I don’t think we’ve ever had the chance before to bring someone who’s been compared to Melvin Van Peebles and Alice Waters [...]

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  • Real Wealth: Vandana Shiva at Oregon Tilth

    As one of the largest organic certifiers in the nation, Oregon Tilth runs a series of programs focused on education and advocacy for sustainable food systems. At the end of February (26-28), they will be presenting Organicology, a major organic foods conference, right here in [...]

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  • That old chestnut: elitism

    Small farmer, circa 1931. Thanks to COMFOOD member Shawn and Ethicurean. In the course of this week’s confirmation hearings for Tom Vilsack as Secretary of Agriculture, Senator Pat Roberts (R-Kansas) found it necessary to offer up this patronizing and dismissive description of a small farmer: [...]

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