Monthly Archives: May 2018

Economic Opportunity In A Rural Area. Having “Skin In The Game”

Sometimes I feel as if I write about certain subjects in blog posts as much to clarify some thoughts in my own head as anything else. This is one such, Economic Opportunity in a rural area. This subject comes from a sentence in our Holistic Context document. A document that we have developed that affirms who [...]

By | 2018-05-28T23:07:44+00:00 May 28th, 2018|Blog, Economic opportunity, Environment & Food, social change|2 Comments

Whose Talking To You?

Have you thought about unsubscribing from the River Valley Newsletter, Blog or Social Media? Why This (To Me) Extreme Measure? My groaning Inbox. Every morning, and then it seems at intervals throughout  the day another flood of emails arrives. A handful work related, the odd one from friends, a few newsletters that I have signed [...]

By | 2018-05-28T01:54:20+00:00 May 21st, 2018|Blog, Communications, social media|0 Comments

Do You Have A Question About White Water Rafting?

For people with limited time, which 1 day rafting experience do we recommend?   River Valley offer two half day or day rafting trips. The first of these is the half day Grade 5 section of the Rangitikei River. If excitement and adrenaline is what you after, then this is the trip for you. This [...]

By | 2018-05-16T23:24:58+00:00 May 16th, 2018|Adventure Travel, Blog, Multiday trips, Rafting|1 Comment

Tree Plantings After Two Years

There is an old saying, "The best time to plant a tree was 20 years ago, the next best time is now." Whether this is really an old Chinese Proverb (as indicated by Google), or can be attributed to somebody else, makes no difference as to the truth of the statement. Of course, the proverb [...]

By | 2018-05-10T22:39:55+00:00 May 1st, 2018|Blog, Environment & Food|0 Comments