IOA Winter Webinar Series: Rodale Institute Farming Systems Trials Research Overview with Dr. Yichao Rui

Please join Iowa Organic Association and Dr. Yichao Rui for the Rodale Institute Farming Systems Trials (FST) Research Overview. Dr. Rui is a Soil Scientist at Rodale Institute. He also serves as the Research Director of the 40 years’ old FST, the oldest field experiment comparing organic and conventional grain production systems in North America.

In this webinar, Dr. Rui will provide an overview of 40 years’ research findings of the FST, with a focus on the impact of organic management on soil health, grain nutrient quality, and profitability of grain cropping systems. He will also introduce other projects at Rodale Institute including research on innovations in organic no-till systems.


There is no cost to attend the event, however, we do ask that you please RSVP below.


February 15, 2022 at 12:00pm - 1pm
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Ann Cromwell Arthur Dunham Jack Knight Tim Rasmussen Yogesh Mahida Joe Schultes James Mathis Mary Denney Michael Adsit Don Wiviott Charlie Johnson Dean Thorson Kat Boboris Sylvia Walker Wade Dooley Mitra Ghotbi Dan Perkins Ted Shambaugh Rodney Graham Ray Bures Ladonia Carlson-Greer Alix Paez Nicole Rakobitsch Ronald Baer Linda Sturm-Flores Mike Eisenstat Erik Olson Lynn Johansen Curt Reese Larry Nilson Olive reynolds Jerry Waller Patti Naylor Kristen Loria Billy Sammons Dave Campbell Andrew Flinchbaugh Dean Dickel Margaret Smith Sandra Lee Audrey Tran Lam Nicholas Garaycochea Akash Landge John Lubke David Bangert Dennis Rauen Melody Morrell Michele Marchetti

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