04 Aug '11, 7pm

It Takes Courage, Patience and Persistence With Maria Rodale of Rodale Inc.

It Takes Courage, Patience and Persistence With Maria Rodale of Rodale Inc.

We are also spearheading programs to raise funds for causes that powerfully align with Rodale Institute’s goals. In the U.S., we need to be finding, educating and supporting the next generation of organic farmers, so we are elated to be starting Your 2 Cents, a program that unites producers, consumers, researchers and educators to reach that goal. The program is designed to raise funds to support student scholarships for sustainable agriculture degrees, military veterans establishing careers in organic farming, and new organic farmers while establishing research grants for farmers in the Your 2 Cents network. Our inaugural program partner Uncle Matt’s Organic, a company that offers organic citrus juice and produce, is kicking off support by donating two cents per case good of their organic juice sold to the fund.

Full article: http://www.care2.com/causes/it-takes-courage-patience-and...

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