During the month of October, Turning Green’s Project Green Challenge (PGC) features 30 days of environmentally-themed challenges, providing high school and college students with mentorship, advocacy, and leadership skills.
The National Organic Standards Board (NOSB) fall 2016 meeting is November 16-18 at the Chase Park Plaza Hotel in St. Louis, MO. NOSB meetings provide an opportunity for organic stakeholders to give input on proposed NOSB recommendations and discussion items. Also, allows for … Continued
New national organization for organic farmers will provide advocacy, latest research and education, and information-sharing among farmers
Seeding Perennial Understory Plants Amended with Compost Extract By Dr. Kris Nichols, Chief Scientist
Selection Criteria for Successful Implementation of Perennial Understory Plants for Weed Management By Dr. Kris Nichols, Chief Scientist and Marisa Wagner, Research Technician
Plants Protecting Plants: Perennial Understory Plants for Weed Management By Dr. Kris Nichols, Chief Scientist
After serving in the U.S. Military, Lyndsey and Chuck wanted to pursue a career in helping people. They both desired a career that was just as rewarding as their previous positions. Rodale Institute’s Veterans Farming Training Program assists veterans interested in organic agriculture ensure that … Continued
Dr. Gladis Zinati, Associate Research Scientist at Rodale Institute, has received funding from Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture to evaluate the impact of rolled cover crop mixtures and insectary strips on organic vegetable cropping.
Rodale Institute’s Research Department investigates a number of scientific and regenerative farming issues, including cover crop practices, organic weed management, organic no-till systems, compost use, influences of agricultural practices on water quality, and effects of mycorrhizae and other soil biota … Continued
Fall is the season for apple picking! Rodale Institute is proud to offer the option for families to pick their own apples in our organic orchard during our annual Organic Apple Festival. As we prepare for our 8th annual festival, we’re taking … Continued