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.

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 […]

Building Soil Health on Organic Farms – for Ag Advisors

Rodale Institute 611 Siegfriedale Road, Kutztown, PA

Ag advisors and professionals are invited to a field day at Rodale Institutes research farm in Kutztown, PA. Researchers will share practical tools and strategies for improving soil health in organic field crop systems and discss how to support farmer clients assess their soil health.

Webinar: Managing Plant Surplus Carbon to Generate Soil Organic Matter in Regenerative Agriculture

Webinar: Managing Plant Surplus Carbon to Generate Soil Organic Matter in Regenerative Agriculture Soil degradation is a global problem. Intensive, chemical-based conventional agriculture focuses on aboveground biomass production and yield and overlooks belowground plant carbon input and plant-soil-microbe associations, leading to declined soil organic matter levels. In this webinar, Dr. Yichao Rui will explain how […]

Webinar: Cutting Through Greenwashing—Regenerative Organic Certification (ROC)

We know that Healthy Soil = Healthy Food = Healthy People, and organic certification can create healthy soil, but what if you want to go above and beyond? What does “regenerative” agriculture actually mean, and how is it different from “Regenerative Organic”? Join the Rodale Institute and Regenerative Organic Alliance to discuss the Regenerative Organic Certification program […]