As Benjamin Franklin rightly said:
"Tell me and I forget, teach me and I may remember, involve me and I learn"
Education and promotion is vital if we want to create a better, cleaner and fairer food system. We engage children - our future generations - to grow their own for by sponsoring local community/school gardens; we work with TAFE to give students hands-on experience in catering good, clean and fair food; and we organise workshops and activities to inspire people to enjoy good food and think out side the box of the industrial food system.
If you are interested to learn more about our current food system and how you can make better choices for you and your family or the planet, here are some Slow Food Factsheets on some of our favourite topics (pdf files):