30 Results for field trials

Research Internship

The internship teaches aspiring researchers about organic regenerative agriculture, field research design, sampling and laboratory protocols, and basic data analysis. Rodale Institute’s research focuses on innovative methods for reducing weed […]

Updated on Feb 28, 2024

Annual Organic Field Day Moved Online

In response to coronavirus guidelines in the state of Pennsylvania, Rodale Institute will hold its Annual Organic Field Day virtually in 2020. Typically an event that includes wagon tours of its […]

Updated on Jun 26, 2020

How to Innoculate Arbuscular Mycorrhizal Fungi on the Farm, Part 1

Together, Rodale Institute and the USDA have developed a low-cost procedure to maximize production of AM fungi inoculum. Here we summarize what we’ve learned from those years and share everything you need to know to start your own on-farm system.

Updated on Nov 12, 2018

Vegetable Research Technician

The Vegetable Research Technician position will work on assigned vegetable research projects associated with the Vegetable Systems Trial, a side-by-side comparison of organic and conventional vegetable production located at the […]

Updated on Apr 20, 2022

Organic Field Day

Join Rodale Institute’s researchers and expert staff at our annual Organic Field Day to learn the latest results of our farming trials and visit nearly 20 demonstration stations on our […]

Updated on Feb 13, 2024

Industrial Hemp Trials: Preliminary Results

In 2017, Rodale Institute initiated a four-year trial studying the effects of industrial hemp on soil health and weed suppression. The project has just concluded its second year. Below is […]

Updated on May 14, 2019