This year, the International Congress (October 27-29) will take place concurrently with Terra Madre/Salone del Gusto (October 25-29) in Turin, Italy. The application deadline for these important and exciting events has been extended to 11:59pm ET on April 6, 2012.  Join the global Slow Food community to celebrate good, clean, and fair food. Click here to apply now! […]

We took a page out of the Irish’s book today and made some terrific Irish Soda Bread Scones. Want to make your own? Here’s the recipe! And head over to our facebook page for a few more photos! Irish Soda Bread Scones (From Simply Scones) 2 cups all purpose flour 3 Tbsp light brown sugar 1 […]

Join us this Saturday in the Asia House Kitchen at 2:30 PM for a fun, quick and delicious Study Break in honor of St. Patrick’s Day!

Check out this great program, passed on to us by an Oberlin alum! Ecology Action Two Month Summer Program Multiple Locations in Northern California   Ecology Action will be offering a new two-month summer program that will teach small-scale, low input farming methods. The program will take place at several locations in Northern California from […]

The folks with the NAC are looking for volunteers who want to help out with the Local Food Summit. If you are interested and/or could provide a ride, let us know by emailing oberlin@slowfoodusa.org! Speakers will include JUNE HOLLEY June is an expert on innovation, collaboration and networks. After twenty years as executive director of […]

Looking for good food and a good cause? Check this out! Every week at HONEY HOUSE 66 north pleasant street 5 to 8 pm A grassroots fundraiser to support the Oberlin Underground Railroad Society (OURS) building social and economic justice in our community 2-5 dollars a bowl sliding scale donation. Many types of homemade soup […]

Weekly meetings on Monday nights at 9 pm will resume February 13th with our general interest meeting. Join us to find out more about what we’ll be working on this semester, from volunteering in the schools to bringing big names to campus to engaging in national campaigns around food policy and food safety issues. We […]

Interested in students who are doing amazing things with community gardens, campus orchards, and campus and local food policy? Consider attending the Student Initiatives in Sustainable Agriculture Conference this April! We would like to invite you to the second Student Initiatives in Sustainable Agriculture Conference (SISA) to be held March 31st and April 1st 2012 […]

This is a selection of an email sent out on October 29. The information is still very pertinent. Read up! You may or may not have heard some rumblings about the 2012 Farm Bill being rewritten this week and next by the supercommittee. This is an unfortunate turn of events, as it means that a major […]

Listed below are winter term opportunities related to food work coming to our attention. We’ll be updating them as we receive more, so check back (and feel free to pass on cool projects you’re hearing about)! •Spend Winter Term at Mariposa Food Co-op in West Philadelphia: For almost 40 years, Mariposa has been providing our […]