Rodale Institute will be joining farmers across the country in celebrating this year’s CSA Day! According to the CSA Farming Report, the last Friday in February is the most popular day to sign up for a CSA farm share. Join us … Continued
Guest post by David Douds, Research Microbiologist at USDA Agricultural Research Service in Wyndmoor PA. If you have questions pertaining to this article, please contact author.
Guest post by Johanna Mirenda, Technical Director at Organic Materials Review Institute. Guests post does not reflect the views of Rodale Institute. If you have questions pertaining to this article, please contact author.
Rodale Institute staff attended this year’s Pennsylvania Association for Sustainable Agriculture Farming for the Future Conference! During this annual event, Rodale Institute staff attended full and half day programming, over 100 80-minute workshops on a variety of topics, and got … Continued
Is gardening among your passions? Would you like to learn more about organic farming and gardening techniques? Do you enjoy browsing unique gift shops? Do you strive to support nonprofit ventures and charitable causes? If you’ve answered yes to these … Continued
During the summer of 2016, Rodale Institute had the pleasure of training research intern, Britta Schumacher. Britta graduated from Pennsylvania State University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Physical and Environmental Geology and is currently a Geography Graduate student at University of … Continued
This year marked the 101st PA Farm Show and the second attendance for Rodale Institute in the “Know Your Farmer” area.
Guest post by the National Organic Coalition (NOC). The National Organic Coalition is a national alliance of organizations working to provide a “Washington voice” for farmers, ranchers, environmentalists, consumers and industry members involved in organic agriculture. NOC has created a white paper … Continued
The Organic Trade Association (OTA) announced a new partnership with the U.S. Department of Agriculture to help guide farmers transitioning into certified organic agricultural production.
Solid waste generation in the United States continues to rise at a steady rate. According to the US Environmental Protection Agency, Americans generated about 254 million tons of trash in 2013, which is the equivalent of 4.40 pounds per person … Continued