Monday, August 18 – Filmmaker Ian Cheney planted a 1/1000th-acre farm in the back of his 1986 Dodge pick-up-truck in the spring of 2009, after coming to New York City and lacking any other place of his own to grow food.
Truck Farm – a mobile community farm, and a public art and education project – was a project of Slow Food St. Louis until the transmission needed replacement in 2015. During its tenure from 2011-2015, the Truck Farm visited schools, summer camps, farmers markets and community events educating and inspiring thousands. Truck Farm St. Louis […]
TRUCK FARM tells the story of the small farms in America’s largest city. Using green roof technology, lightweight soil, and heirloom seeds, director Ian Cheney plants a vegetable garden on the only land he’s got: the bed of his Grandad’s old pickup truck.
Art of Food 2015
Slow Food St. Louis is pleased to announce that our 10th annual fundraiser, Art of Food, will be Saturday, November 7, from 6 to 10 pm, at The Luminary (2701 Cherokee St.).
SloWed: Taste the Waste 10/14
October 14 – ‘Taste the Waste’ Screening Join Slow Food St. Louis for a screening of the film ‘Taste the Waste’ at 7:30 p.m. in the Crown Room of Schlafly Bottleworks, 7260 Southwest Ave.in Maplewood. Doors open at 7 p.m. With less waste, we could feed twice as many people. This film invites us to […]