The Rodale Institute along with the NSF (National Science Foundation International), makers, brands, farmers and nonprofits have collaborated to evolve the approaches and practices of agriculture management creating the ROC.
This heightened holistic certification goes way beyond the current USDA Organic Certification. Its built upon a near 100 year legacy of the organic movement visionaries like J.I. Rodale, Dr. Rudolf Steiner and generations of diverse holistic producers.
Scientist have proven how harmful conventional farming is to the health of the planet. The ROC's charge is to remedy this by elevating the agriculture management commitment focusing on soil health and protecting the people and animals that are vital to the agricultural process.
It’s exciting to see this advancement and is critical to the health of the planet and its inhabitants.
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