Livestock


Why Chipotle’s pork problem is good for farmers

By Coach Mark Smallwood, Executive Director News that Chipotle pulled pork from many of its menus, due to an issue with one of their supplier’s animal welfare practices, has been blowing up all over the news and social media. The … Continued

Goats for Sale!

Rodale Institute has Certified Organic Nigerian Dwarf Goats for sale! The Nigerian Dwarf is a miniature dairy goat originating from West Africa and developed in the United States. Nigerian Dwarf goats are known for their high quality milk, often with … Continued

Animal husbandry coordinator needed!

Rodale Institute is accepting applications for an Animal Husbandry Coordinator. Primary responsibilities include overseeing the care, feeding and breeding of livestock.

New vet at Rodale Institute

By Teresa McMinn, Reading Eagle Correspondent Originally published at Berks Country Hubert Karreman said he feels like he’s arrived home. The founder and principal of Bovinity Health, a small medical company where he practiced antibiotic-free treatment for infectious diseases in … Continued

Inside the Review Process: Inputs for organic livestock

By Peggy Miars, OMRI Executive Director/CEO Sales of organic livestock products such as meat, eggs and dairy are growing rapidly, but the certification process remains relatively time consuming and complex compared to the process for other organic products. Recent developments … Continued