Saturday, October 9, 2010

Beautiful wild salmon. Scroll over picture for info on the GMO salmon the FDA may want to classify as a new 'drug'. Go Here for the informative Marinkovich fish blog. Photo Matt Marinkovich

The price of joining Slow Food USA is 22$ (instead of the usual 65$) until Oct 22.
By joining, you support the work of Slow Food USA, & you have the option of
joining any chapter. Our two local ones are Land & Sea (us) and Small Green Island (Orcas). There are also brand-new chapters on Whidbey, and in Alaska & E. WA Go here to read about joining and supporting the work of Slow Food USA, and why, and to find chapter information.
We don't require membership to take part in any of our Land & Sea activities, but you can help support the powerful
movement for Good, Clean & Fair food for everyone if you do decide you'd like to join Slow Food.

And please go here to Ian Byington's Update to watch this short (5 min) video of a remarkable, very young man who talks about what this food thing is all about. It is incredibly moving. Thanks, Ian!