The most recent numbers available are from 1995. I have seen more current guesstimates that put the portion of the Haitian labor force engaged in agriculture closer to 75 percent. And that was before the earthquake, when thousands fled the cities for rural areas. Agriculture and rural development are Heifer's specialties. Keep reading the blog to track of what Heifer is doing in Haiti, and learn more in the Holiday issue of World Ark.

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Heifer International is a nonprofit, non-governmental organization working with communities to end hunger and poverty while caring for the Earth.