Join the Bound Brook Civic Cooperative

The Bound Brook Civic Co-op is a cross between a civic association and a worker/investor cooperative. It’s designed to empower local leadership to create positive transformation in the community. Cooperatives are increasingly becoming the preferred model for local economic development — they’re democratically managed by their members, they serve the community, and they make a … [Read more…]

Urban Agriculture for Beginners

Food Security and Container Gardens:  On two successive Saturdays in June, we introduced the Astorga brothers, permaculture and ecotourism teachers, from Costa Rica to members of the Bound Brook High School Robotics Club. Science Teacher Matt Hueston allowed us to come and present the idea to the club after school a week or so earlier. … [Read more…]