Regulating Pest Controls

By Kelsey McKee, OMRI Review Program and Quality Director Clearly, a commitment to organic practices means that growers will generally use pest control products as a last resort, but organic farmers are permitted to use some potent materials in order … Continued

Your 2 Cents Grant Recipient: Nicole Spinelli

Nicole is a beginning farmer who recently purchased a small organic farm in rural Wisconsin.  After working for ten years in the conservation field helping farmers, she is now looking forward to beginning farming on her own.  Your 2 Cents … Continued

Your 2 Cents Grant Recipients: Alejandro & Jesse of Adelante Mujeres

Adelante Mujeres is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that creates educational, social and  economic opportunity for the low-income Latino population of Washington County, Oregon. Since 2005, their agriculture program, Adelante Agricultura, has trained aspiring Latino farmers in small-scale organic farming practices. … Continued

Farm Photo Friday: August 8, 2014

Every Friday we share some snaps from our 333-acres in Kutztown, PA. Our photographers? The staff members who keep this farm chugging along. Enjoy a sneak peek at what’s going on here at Rodale Institute!

Farm Photo Friday: August 1, 2014

Every Friday we share some snaps from our 333-acres in Kutztown, PA. Our photographers? The staff members who keep this farm chugging along. Enjoy a sneak peek at what’s going on here at Rodale Institute! This week, Farm Photo Friday … Continued