The Food Supply Chain and History of Beans
How and why has the COVID-19 pandemic affected our Food Supply Chain? And where are all the dried beans? They've been around for thousands of years and now the shelves are empty. Maybe it's a sign that Americans are cooking real food and know what's nutritious.
Slow Food USA Launches Plant a Seed Campaign
by Leila Goldstein Slow Food USA has launched its spring Plant a Seed campaign with a goal of starting 1,000 biodiverse gardens across the country. The kits include supplies to plant a Three Sisters garden, traditionally a trio of squash, corn, and beans. When planted together using the indigenous companion planting technique, the three crops help one another thrive.