Guest post by Elizabeth Kucinich, Rodale Institute Board of Directors Member, Documentary Producer, Coventry University Professor, and Advocacy, Policy & Campaigns Consultant. Originally written and published for The Hill.
Rodale Institute is pleased to announce Dr. Gladis Zinati, Associate Research Scientist, as a 2016 grant recipient, from Organic Farming Research Foundation (OFRF), in “field evaluation of designed compost extracts for organic weed suppression.”
In its 35th year of existence, the Farming Systems Trial (FST) at Rodale Institute continues to demonstrate, through scientific research data, that organic farming is superior to conventional systems with regard to building, maintaining and replenishing the health of the … Continued
Job Title: Groundskeeper/Mechanic SUMMARY: Oversee and perform landscaping duties. Conduct routine equipment maintenance on a full line of farm/landscape equipment. Create new and innovative projects to educate and inspire others in environmentally friendly/organic landscaping.
Dr. Andrew Smith recently joined Rodale Institute as the Director of our new Vegetable Systems Trial (VST).
UPDATE: Join Rodale Institute Compost Production Specialist for his introductory class into Vertical Gardening for urban and suburban locations on Saturday, June 25, from 10am to 1pm. Register now!: http://rodaleinstitute.org/event-registration/?ee=195 Most urban centers across the United States have been labeled as “food … Continued
Rodale Institute’s Veteran Farmer Training Program is in its first year of operation! Our first Veteran, Jeff, came from Apopka, FL to spend the past weeks learning at the farm.
Studies show that more than 90% of Americans support mandatory labeling of genetically modified (GMO) foods. Yet for twenty years the U.S. have been denied that right. The Just Label It campaign was created to advocate for the labeling of … Continued
We’re hiring! Join our team and contribute to research and education on organic agriculture! Job Title: Rodale Institute Organic Allentown Farmers’ Market Internship
The Blooming Prairie Foundation (BPF) awarded Rodale Institute $10,000 to support the “Nutritive Quality Assessment of Organically and Conventionally Grown Oats” project.