Mark 'Coach' Smallwood

Mark 'Coach' Smallwood is the executive director of the Rodale Institute, the Pennsylvania-based non-profit dedicated to pioneering organic farming through research and outreach.

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Thursday, February 26, 2015
The True Root of Hunger: The Economics of Organic Farming
It may surprise many readers to know that producing enough food is not responsible for world hunger — we already produce enough food to feed 10 billion people. Hunger is caused by economic inequality. Despite this fact, the farming industry often cites the need to feed a growing population to...
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Thursday, November 06, 2014
The Next Steps for an Organic Planet Are Yours To Take
This October, I took a walk . A walk that, I hoped, would change the way that we look a climate change and think about how we can reverse this disastrous phenomenon. I walked to bring awareness to research proving that a global transition to regenerative organic agriculture can reverse climate...
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Tuesday, October 14, 2014
Can Organic Agriculture Reverse Climate Change?
Over the last 14 days, I have been on a walk . A walk that, I hope, will change the way that we look a climate change and think about how we can reverse this disastrous phenomenon. Each day I walk ten miles, on a journey from the Rodale Institute in Kutztown, PA to Washington, DC. Along the way, I...
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