Challenges & Policy Recommendations for Expanding Organic in the US

Guest post by the National Organic Coalition (NOC). The National Organic Coalition is a national alliance of organizations working to provide a “Washington voice” for farmers, ranchers, environmentalists, consumers and industry members involved in organic agriculture. NOC has created a white paper … Continued

Rodale Institute Development Internship

Location: Rodale Institute Experimental Farm, 611 Siegfriedale Road, Kutztown, PA 19530 Responsibilities Could Include: • Assist Development team with upcoming events: Organic Pioneer Awards, Apple Festival, Field Day, plant sales, etc. • Provide support for annual giving campaigns • Help … Continued

Preparing Soil Samples in Rodale Institute’s Lab

By Jesse Barrett – Rodale Institute, Organic Allentown Program Manager After assisting Rodale Institute Research Technicians, Tara Caton and Emily Lesher, with collecting the zero to twenty centimeter soil samples from our FST (Farming Systems Trial) fields, I was left … Continued

Rodale Institute Research Internship

Job Description: Research interns work directly with Rodale Institute’s Research Department to investigate a number of regenerative organic farming issues, including cover crop practices, organic weed management, organic no-till systems, compost use, influences of agricultural practices on water quality, and effects … Continued