Photo by Jake Lyell, courtesy of Heifer International

A herd of sheep graze in the snowcapped Northern Caucausus Mountains near the town of Stephantsminda, Georgia.

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Brooke Edwards

Brooke Edwards is from Little Rock, Arkansas, and started working at Heifer International in 2009 as a writer. She has a master's in social work and a bachelor's degree in psychology. She is married, a mother of two, and a wannabe urban farmer, raising her own chickens and killing most of her vegetable crops.