Rodale Institute

Rodale Institute is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit dedicated to pioneering organic farming through research and outreach. For more than sixty years, we've been researching the best practices of organic agriculture and sharing our findings with farmers and scientists throughout the world, advocating for policies that support farmers, and educating consumers about how going organic is the healthiest options for people and the planet.

Releases by this organization

Newswire article
Wednesday, September 21, 2016
Rodale Institute Announces Organic Farmers Association
Rodale Institute, the world’s leading organic agriculture research organization, has launched a new membership organization for organic farmers. The new Organic Farmers Association will exist to provide a voice for organic farmers on policy issues, help organic farmers network and share information...
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Newswire article
Thursday, January 15, 2015
Why Chipotle's Pork Problem is Good for Farmers
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 Washington Post and others believe that the company’s high standards for animal welfare are laudable, but at this...
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Newswire article
Wednesday, October 15, 2014
USDA Office is Final Stop for 'Walk for an Organic Planet' Tomorrow
On October 16, 2014 , Rodale Institute Executive Director, 'Coach' Mark Smallwood will complete a 160 mile walk from the Institute's farm in Kutztown, PA, to Washington, D.C. Media are welcome for photographs and video on Thursday October 16 at 9:30AM in Washington, D.C. as Smallwood walks from...
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Newswire article
Thursday, October 02, 2014
'Walk for an Organic Planet' Schedule Announced
On October 1, 2014, Rodale Institute Executive Director, 'Coach' Mark Smallwood set out on a 160 mile walk from the Institute's farm in Kutztown, PA, to Washington, D.C. Smallwood is set to arrive in Washington, D.C., on October 16th after walking an average of 10 miles per day for 16 days. On...
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