Press Releases


Veggie Races to go organic

(Reading, Pennsylvania) Rodale Institute, a non-profit dedicated to pioneering organic farming through research and outreach, today announced their new partnership with the Reading Fightin Phils, Double-A Minor League Baseball affiliate of the Philadelphia Phillies, to take their award-winning “Veggie Race” … Continued

Rodale Institute Expands Scope, Adds Staff

(Kutztown, Pennsylvania) Rodale Institute, a non-profit dedicated to pioneering organic farming through research and outreach, today announced the addition of new staff members to support the Institute’s implementation of replicable, farm-scale models of organic agricultural methods. These models demonstrate best … Continued

Rodale Institute Names Dr. Hubert Karreman as Institute Veterinarian

World-renowned expert on organic veterinary animal health joins Rodale Institute (Kutztown, PA, October 1, 2013) Rodale Institute, a non-profit dedicated to pioneering organic farming through research and outreach, today announced the appointment of Dr. Hubert Karreman as the Institute Veterinarian. … Continued

Lehigh University Partners with Rodale Institute to Educate About Organic Gardening

(Bethlehem, PA, March 29, 2013) – Rodale Institute and Lehigh University are partnering to bring organic education to Bethlehem. Founded in 1947 by J.I. Rodale, the Rodale Institute is recognized as the birthplace of the organic movement in America. Drawing … Continued

Rodale Institute to Launch Eco-Safe Sanitation Unit

Rodale Institute, Viking Pure, LLC and Air Cycle Corporation join forces to help the environment through using electrolyzed water, instead of chemicals, as cleaning agents. (Kutztown, PA, July 31, 2012) – On August 1, 2012, Rodale Institute will begin the … Continued

Organic Valley and Rodale Institute Partner to Make Good Organic Neighbors

Farmer-owned cooperative and PA-based nonprofit help neighboring dairy farm transition to organic La Farge, Wis., and Kutztown, Pa., (July 19, 2012) – Organic Valley, the nation’s largest cooperative of organic farmers, and Rodale Institute, a nonprofit dedicated to pioneering organic … Continued

Two Grants Approved by Your 2 Cents Advisory Board

Grants were awarded to farmers with plans to improve organic farming media sources and help local community (Kutztown, PA, July 16, 2012) – Rodale Institute approved two grant applications at their meeting last month, donating money raised through the Your … Continued