Slow Food for Thought...

“Defending the earth means safeguarding biodiversity, the landscape and farming. Those who haven’t seen the importance of farming haven’t understood anything!”
Carlo Petrini, Founder of Slow Food

Friday, June 20, 2008

Slow Food USA Annual Online Auction June 16-26

Slow Food USA is pleased to announce that the 4th Annual Online Auction is now LIVE!

Visit the Slow Food USA auction web page for a complete listing of all of this year's items up for grabs: http://slowfoodusa.org/support/auction.html

Slow Food USA members and network of supporters have gathered nearly 150 items available for bidding through eBay and MissionFish websites. A selection of this year's offerings includes: an Italian-made wood fired oven from Los Angeles Ovenworks; VIP tickets to any one of musician Jack Johnson's Summer '08 Concert tour; an autographed book collection by author Michael Pollan; a 2-night B&B stay in Montepulciano, Tuscany; private cocktail parties, wine tastings & tours; oodles of artisanal food products from cured meat to luscious brownies; dining options at numerous restaurants across the country both renowned nationally, or just by locals-in-the-know!

Also featured in this year's auction is a two night stay at Morgan Farm generously donated by Slow Food Northern Ohio members, Dan & Annette Morgan!!!

You can search all available items, place your bid and track competing ones through Thursday June 26th. Remember to check back with the eBay site frequently to make sure your offer still stands, and that these great items are sure to be yours!

If you have any question regarding the auction process and post-bid follow-up, please contact Patrick Keeler by email at patrick@slowfoodusa.org, or by calling 718-260-8000 x122.

Happy Bidding!

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