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Only The Essential (Hiking the PCT) - Trailer

In the summer of 2013 Casey Gannon and Colin Arisman thru-hiked the Pacific Crest Trail with cameras in hand. "Only The Essential" is the story of their 5 month, 2668 mile journey on foot from Mexico to Canada across the wilderness of California,…
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Some Facts About MEVO

Some facts about MEVO. It's youth led and organized. It has 1,700 volunteers. 20,000 volunteer…See More


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MEVO's Partner in Michigan

Posted by Eric J. Fuchs-Stengel on April 14, 2014 at 9:37am 0 Comments

Take a look at Jason Lindy’s, the Eric Fuchs-Stengel of Michigan, urban farm in Detroit with The Michigan Urban Farming Initiative, better known as MUFI, that’s looking to change the food system!

Jason is running to become the next Challenge Detroit Fellow and he needs your help. Vote for Jason at Challenge Detroit. Share this post, spread the word, and play your part in creating a revolution in how Detroit makes it’s food.…


The Other Eric Fuchs-Stengel

Posted by Eric J. Fuchs-Stengel on April 13, 2014 at 1:20pm 0 Comments

People of MEVO! Did you know that there is another Eric Fuchs-Stengel, who's based in Detroit? His name's Jason Lindy and he's working with the Michigan Urban Farming Initiative (MUFI) to change the food system.

He's running to become the next Challenge Detroit Fellow and needs votes to make that happen. So share this post, vote for Jason and play your part in changing the food system an Detroit for the better.…


Some Facts About MEVO

Posted by Eric J. Fuchs-Stengel on April 12, 2014 at 12:58pm 0 Comments

Some facts about MEVO. It's youth led and organized. It has 1,700 volunteers. 20,000 volunteer hours under its belt. 120 volunteer events to its name. Building a 1-acre educational farm in Bergen County.

For some more information on what MEVO's been up to these days, check out our photo album of our panel: Local Actions for Global Solutions! It'll be most awesome.…


Eric's Words on Beekeeping

Posted by Eric J. Fuchs-Stengel on April 8, 2014 at 2:35pm 0 Comments

MEVO Founder Eric Fuchs-Stengel's rocking a bee suit: "I got so excited about all this local food I had to put on my bee suit!".

Well said Eric! If you want to have a chance to learn some beekeeping this summer and grow local food, sign up with MEVO. We have plenty of work to do this summer, and we would be glad to have your help!…


The Matresses of Stag Hill

Posted by Eric J. Fuchs-Stengel on April 2, 2014 at 7:50pm 0 Comments

Observe, the mattresses of Stag Hill. They are made of flame retardants, petroleum based foams, and to top it all of are non-biodegradable.

Mattresses like these are things MEVO wants to remove from Stag Hill. So this Saturday, April 5th, at 10:30 am MEVO will be hosting a clean-up of Stag Hill to remove mattresses like these and other pollution from the Stag Hill area.

Free pizza will be served and good times will be had by all. Join us.…


MEVO's Getting an Excellent Gift

Posted by Eric J. Fuchs-Stengel on March 27, 2014 at 6:18pm 0 Comments

What is this magical device? Its a Top Bar Bee Hive, and it was donated by our partners and friends from the Northeast New Jersey Beekeepers Association to MEVO for our educational apiary at Bergen Community College. Many beekeepers think top-bars hives are more natural, as they let bees form their own honey combs.

So thank you North East New Jersey Beekeepers for your most excellent gift to MEVO. We will use it well.…



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