Soil Health Institute Annual Meeting

Over the course of two engaging days, we will bring together the leading voices in soil science and the agriculture industry to share research and insights for advancing the adoption of soil health systems that are foundational for regenerative agriculture. "Enriching Soil, Enhancing Life" is designed to connect the science of soil health with the […]

Low-Risk, Low-Cost Grazing Workshop

3R Ranch 3R Ranch at 7100 3R Rd S, Beulah, CO

This two-day event is a hands-on workshop where you will participate in the implementation and monitoring of a safe-to-fail grazing trial at the award-winning 3R Ranch of Beulah, CO led by HMI Interim Executive Director and HMI Professional Certified Educator Wayne Knight. Topics include: Establishing the priorities – a case for low-cost, low-risk ranching The […]

33rd Annual High Plains No-Till Conference

Burlington Community and Education Center 340 S 14th St, Burlington, CO

Join us in Burlington, CO on August 24-25, 2021 for the 33rd Annual High Plains No-Till Conference. The event registration is now open and keynote speakers Alejandro Carrillo, Loran Steinlage, and James White will be featured.

The Land Institute: Prairie Festival

The first Prairie Festival took place in 1979 on Sam and Terry Evans’ farm near Salina, Kansas, with David Brower as the featured speaker. Since then, our signature annual public event has drawn thousands of attendees from around the world. Held over the last full weekend of September along the banks of the Smoky Hill […]

Research Update: Nutrients and Soil Health in the Vegetable Systems Trial

Join Dr. Gladis Zinati, Director of Rodale Institute’s Vegetable Systems Trial (VST), to learn about the recent research findings related to the impact of management practices on vegetable nutrient quality and soil health. This long-term side by side comparison of organic and conventional cropping practices is currently completing its fifth growing season.

Grant Deadline! Pandemic Response and Safety Grant Program

DEADLINE to Apply for the Pandemic Response and Safety Grant Program  Small businesses and nonprofits in the following industries can apply for a grant to cover COVID-related expenses such as workplace safety measures (e.g., personal protective equipment (PPE), retrofitting facilities for worker and consumer safety, shifting to online sales platforms, transportation, worker housing, and medical […]

Climate-Smart Commodities Grant Period Open

The USDA's Partnership for Climate-Smart Commodities grant application period for the second funding pool is once again open. From May 12 - June 10, proposals are accepted for possible funding from $250,000 to $4,999,999. Proposals are limited to innovative pilot projects that emphasize enrollment of small and/or underserved producers, and/or monitoring, reporting and verification activities […]

WEBINAR: How Do Farming Practices Impact Soil Health and Water Quality? Research Update of the Watershed Impact Trial


The Rodale Institute, in collaboration with the Stroud Water Research Center, shares a mid-project update to their Watershed Impact Trial. This research examines the links between farm management practices, soil health, and water quality. Additionally, they'll share how different organic and conventional management practices have shown to promote or degrade soil health, which can affect […]

WEBINAR: Cutting through the Greenwashing – Regenerative Organic Certification


In this one-hour webinar, The Rodale Institute, along with the Regenerative Organic Alliance, breaks down the difference between "organic" and "regenerative organic" and shares stories of farmers putting the new Regenerative Organic Certification into practice on farms and ranches across the globe. Register here.

WEBINAR: Developing Regional Infrastructure to Accelerate Your Suppliers’ Regenerative Transition


To increase regenerative acres in cultivation, companies often focus on two key areas: funding and education. While these are both critical, there are many factors companies must consider when looking to support a regenerative transition. This webinar by the Climate Collaborative will examine the critical role of infrastructure and how regionality may be one key […]