Monthly Archives: April 2015

Inhabit a Permaculture Perspective (movie)

Share Ever wonder how or if we can fix this planet from ourselves?  This movie is about what I’ve been studying for the past 4 years and I believe it is a way to solve many of our problems.  Please take a few minutes to watch this trailer. Yekra Player Yekra is a revolutionary new distribution network for feature films. Inhabit Humanity is more than ever threatened by its own actions; we hear a lot about the need to minimize footprints and to reduce our impact. But what if our footprints were beneficial? What if we could meet human needs while increasing the health and well-being of our planet? This is the premise behind permaculture: a design process based on […]

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Share Hello all We at Riviv want to promote good healthy fresh farm food so we joined up with Farmigo to bring it to Jersey City. Our food system is in dire straits and we need to be the change that changes it. My best suggestions are listed as followed… 1. Grow your own food! 2. Buy directly from a friend or a local farmer. 3. Buy from a CSA, a farmers market. 4. 5. Supermarket I have become a Farmigo drop off location for my neighborhood and think this will help in making an impact in our food system. Please do your part and fixing our food. The food you put into your body is the key to […]

Teach the Kids to Grow

Share About a week ago, Riviv JC was asked to bring a little gardening to the students of school #20. I decided the best way to get kids interested in eating health and growing their own food is to just let them do it. I packed up some seeds and soil and headed to the Greenville section of JC to meet up with Miss Gordon and her students. With dirt in hand, people had no idea what this crazy bearded guy was doing signing in with security but I made it up to the classroom to find a room full of bright eyed first second and third graders. Most of them had never been exposed to real “dirt” before. Some […]