One Girl's Food Waste is Another Girl's Muffin

Healthy Carrot Raisin Muffin looks out over Heifer Village Friend, colleague and fellow blogger Maegan Clark is on her personal path to living more responsibly with regard to the Earth's resources. Lots of people come to such a path on their own,

Celebrating Empowerment in Nepal

Our Nepal-based communications officer, Puja Singh, sent us this great video of last month's Heifer Day celebration. The day commemorates the anniversary of the start of Heifer's work in Nepal, and this year's event was hosted by Heifer's project

Sustainable Stick People

What better way to illustrate the story of sustainable farming than with animated stick people? I really enjoyed the message behind this adorable video Farming First created to share the reasons why we need to make our world economy a green one,

How To Best Use Your Leaves This Fall

Now that's it's fall, it's time to start raking leaves and sacking them up ... or should you? Sure you can burn piles of leaves (if it's legal in your state) or you can sack them up to haul them away, but why not put them to better use for...

Farmers in Peru Eradicate Their Own Poverty

Today is the International Day for the Eradication of Poverty. From the United Nation's website: October 17th presents an opportunity to acknowledge the effort and struggle of people living in poverty, a chance for them to make their concerns

In Search of a Good Burger

Today is Blog Action Day 2011. It is also World Food Day. This year's theme for Blog Action Day is Food. Bloggers all over the world are writing about this one theme, from their own unique perspective. To find out more, visit the Blog