The Tools We Use

We use a lot of tools here at MEVO, so every year our Summer Interns get a crash course in how all of these different tools work. Here, MEVO Founder and Executive Director Eric Fuchs-Stengel shows off his hard hat, protective goggles, and sledgehammer technique for...

All Geared Out

The MEVO interns are all geared out as they prepare for a two-mile hike across the Vermont wilderness, as part of the annual MEVO field trip to Merck Forest in Vermont. We are proud to have Merck serve as our partners in sustainable agriculture.

The Impact of Off-Roading

Observe the power of erosion created by illegal off-roading. A lot of stagnant water comes to sit in the empty ground, and a lot of mosquitos follow with it.

Come to the Ramapough Lunaape Meet and Greet

Chief Perry addresses the MEVO interns and teaches them about the history of the Ramapough Lunaape people in Northern New Jersey. Come by our meet and greet BBQ on July 15th, at 11:00 am at 95 Halifax Road, Mahwah, NJ, to meet Chief Perry and other members of the...

A Thank You to Scott’s

This beautiful bee meadow in front of our farm is made possible by the Scotts Miracle-Gro Foundation GRO1000 Grassroots Grant, which enabled us to plant the flowers to attract bees and other pollinators, as well as purchase bee equipment for our hives. Thank you...

A Kale Harvest!

Farm Manager Isabel Arrieche, and two of our MEVO interns, Domenica LaRocco and Rebecca Freudenberg, harvest sustainably grown kale to be sold at the Glen Rock Farmer’s Market. You can find our kale, and other goodies, at the Market on Sundays from 9:00 am-2:00...

Thank You, Mahwah DPW!

Thank you Mahwah DPW for helping us at our Out of the Woods Trash Clean-Up this weekend. Without you, and your amazing claw machine, we couldn’t have removed as much trash as we did.

The Bees Are Eager

The bees are eager to come our in Summer 2017 and feast on some fresh flower pollen. Our dedicated MEVO beekeepers are making sure that our hives will continue to have enough room for all the bees that are growing inside.

Come and Build Compost Cages

Two MEVO Volunteers can be seen building a compost cage at our two-acre Fresh Roots Educational Farm, during one of our Sunday volunteer days. We'll be having another volunteer day this Sunday, from 10:00 am -4:00 pm and we would love for you to come on by.