Why One Little Insect Has the Power to Collectively Change the World

Well, I’ll bee! Why One Little Insect Has the Power to Collectively Change the World Guest post by Lydia Henshaw: Founder, Sow Organic The powerlifters of the insect world, bees are fundamental to sustainable living. While their ecological significance has long … Continued

Rodale Institute is pursuing a novel seed treatment to reduce plant disease

Soil-borne seed infecting pathogens are a serious constraint to greenhouse and field production systems of many agricultural crops, particularly where direct seeding is practiced. Conventional farming operations often use fumigants and chemical seed treatments for controlling plant pathogens. However, these … Continued

Livestock Intern needed at Rodale Institute

In recent years, the Rodale Institute has added a variety of livestock to the farm in order to diversify the use of land and increase the biology of the soil and compost. We are currently focused on dairy cows, organic … Continued