This powerful documentary seeks to not so much look at Berry as with him. The Seer tries to capture through Berry’s eyes a vision of American agriculture as farming became more industrialized and many agricultural communities faded away.
At home in arid environments, camels provide plenty to needy families who have few resources. Aside from the nutritious milk and transportation they provide, camels are easy on the environment. They eat leaves and trees and not precious grasses
Alexander Appiah, 32, joined a farmers group in the village of Nkwabeng, Ghana, four years ago. He was among the youngest of those Heifer Ghana staff had seen apply to Heifer for assistance. Most young men his age were abandoning their villages
Pite Niuniu and his wife, Azhe Zuotu, in Zhaojue County, Sichuan Province China by Heifer China Pite Niuniu and his wife are living in Zhaojue County, Liangshan Yi Autonomous Prefecture, Sichuan Province. The county is threatened by AIDS
There is nothing better for a nonprofit than to see its donors and supporters working hard to engage their family and friends in the spirit of giving. In the past couple of weeks, we've seen some great online fundraisers of some wonderful people
Zhangmin, 33, with her family in Wangzhuyuan Village, Anhui Province, China. Here on the Heifer blog we often bring you compelling stories of families whose lives have been transformed through the gift of an animal. These stories often
Rabbits provide so many advantages that the farmer must decide exactly how he or she would like to benefit. Depending on the breed, rabbits can provide fur, wool, manure, leather and protein. And farmers are almost guaranteed extra income from
Over the past few weeks Brooke has been posting about what gifts to Heifer can do for struggling families around the world, the benefits in nutrition and the goods they can use for increased income. Her post about chickens touched on a
Three Cambodian women share their feelings about Heifer Cambodia's Values-Based Literacy Program that not only teaches participants to read and write, it empowers women to change their lives.
Heifer supporter and actress Jane Kaczmarek took Eli the Sheep on the Wendy Williams Show today to help illustrate alternative giving through Heifer. Thanks, Jane, Wendy and Eli, for spreading Heifer's mission!