Organic Farming Certificate Program Student Spotlight: Brian Titus
Two Gander Farm is a family operated farm run by a wife and husband – Deirdre and Trey Flemming. They farm 10 acres of vegetables, fruits, flowers and bees, in Downingtown PA, within 260-acres that are owned and managed by … Continued
Corio Bruestle is a Marine from West Lawn, PA. He enlisted in the Marine Corp in 2007 and spent four years as a TV/Radio broadcaster. His first year was spent studying at the Defense Information School at Ft. Meade and … Continued
Nodulation Differences Between Organic and Conventional Systems Dr. Kris Nichols, Chief Scientist, Dr. Emmanuel Omondi, Research Director – Farming Systems Trial, Jeff Moyer, Executive Director, and Ross Duffield, Farm Manager
Shade Avoidance: Can We Breed for Weed Resistance? By Dr. Emmanuel Omondi, Director, Farming Systems Trial
Guest post by Johanna Mirenda, Technical Director at Organic Materials Review Institute. If you have questions pertaining to this article, please contact author.
Larry Byers has always been interested in the environment and organic agriculture. Since he was a young boy, Larry’s father was always spending time with him in the woods, tending to the family’s an organic garden and teaching him the … Continued
Over the course of the next few weeks, students of the Organic Farming Certificate Program will study all things bees with Michael Schmaeling, Resident Beekeeper at Rodale Institute. Students will learn about many aspects of beekeeping, from basic to advanced … Continued
From Somonauk, Illinois, Audrey Weismiller served in the United States Navy for four years. She was stationed on the USS Nimitz aircraft carrier in Washington. As an aviation electronics technician, she worked on communication and navigation equipment.
At Rodale Institute’s recent Lunch and Learn series, a chance for interns to present topics of interest, Garden Intern Sophie Lattes discussed Aeroponics, a branch of Hydroponics that does not use soil to grow plants. Aeroponics is particularly attractive for … Continued