The United Nations declared 2015 the International Year of Soils. Heifer International helps farmers improve the soil for better yields and to help stop climate change.
From the CEO
Read about CEO Pierre Ferrari's daring exploits.
In addition to providing training and education to our participating farmers, we at Heifer International take educating the public about the causes and solutions to global hunger and poverty seriously.
Heifer's CEO, Pierre Ferrari, was recently featured on Maria Shriver’s MY PROJECT, a place where she spotlights an individual committed to a social cause.
Adequate, healthful nutrition should be a guaranteed human right. Through livestock and training, Heifer helps make it possible for smallholder farmers and their families.