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Sustainable Food: At the Heart of Sacred Heart Schools

“I didn’t think I was going to like it, but it was like, really good.” “Maple bacon ice cream rocks!” “Chef Michael is amazing!” High school students at Sacred Heart Schools in Atherton, California, are eating a new kind of school lunch … Continue reading

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Grazing in the Grass

On Creating a Sustainable Food System  “We can – and we must – do better.” Guest speaker Michael Dimock, president, Roots of Change, ended a thought-provoking discussion about our current food system with a message of hope. Dimock and Dan Imhoff, … Continue reading

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Celebrate Sustainability on November 8!

I’ve been involved with (read: it’s taken over my life) organizing an important food education event/celebration in Menlo Park that I hope some of my NorCal followers can attend: Grazing in the Grass, Creating a Sustainable Food System through Pastured Livestock … Continue reading

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Mission Possible: Feed Your Family a Slow Meal at Fast-Food Prices

Slow Food USA has thrown down the gauntlet to members across the country: Prepare a healthy, nutritious dinner for the same price as a fast-food meal. Josh Viertel, president of Slow Food USA wants us all to take the $5 Challenge … Continue reading

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