Optimism in the Wake of the Storm

This morning it was my privilege to work alongside about a dozen of my colleagues from Heifer International headquarters, picking up limbs and debris left by the recent severe storms that hit Heifer Ranch in Perryville, Arkansas. We joined forces

Heifer Malawi Launches Bua Milk Cooling Centre

Photo contributed by Heifer Malawi program development manager Victor Mhango Heifer Malawi launched the Bua milk cooling centre in Mchinji yesterday and conducted a POG ceremony for 17 new families of the USAID funded Mchinji Small Scale Dairy

Working Together for a Sustainable Cup of Coffee

This blog is the first in a series I'll share as I attend the Specialty Coffee Association of America on behalf of Heifer International. The SCAA brings together the heavy hitters in the coffee and tea industries to discuss issues like climate

Storm Damage at Heifer Ranch

Heifer Ranch sustained significant damage in the strong storms that moved through Arkansas April 25. Several buildings, including the horse, dairy and lambing barns, were destroyed, as well as a pump house and yurts, felt-covered dwelling

Farmers Markets

Where do you go to get fresh, healthy food? With spring in full swing, farmers markets are sprouting up across the country. In this clip from the Nourish Video Encyclopedia, chef Bryant Terry, organic farmer Nigel Walker, healthy food advocate

Community Unity in Zambia

Photos and video by Geoff Oliver Bugbee The unity in Heifer communities shows itself in many ways. Camaraderie and joyful greetings of welcome are a part of each meeting. Members blend their voices in song and touch hands in dance and friendship.