Heifer In The News

Give While You Get: Catalog Spree Gives Back 5% of Sales on Free Shipping Day

Market Watch

On Free Shipping Day (December 16, 2011), Catalog Spree will donate five percent of all purchases made through the app to Heifer International, which will help those in need around the world.

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NPR Discusses the Holidays and Ethics of Consumption


What if you simply bought 1/2 as many gifts this year? Buy half as many gifts and see if you can find things that will last, things that are made really well. And for each gift you don't buy, write a card to that person and tell them how important

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Top 10 Travel Gift Ideas for the Holidays

Stuff the stockings with travel treats As the holiday season kicks off and shoppers begin planning their Black Friday and Cyber Monday must-buy lists, the team here at Cheapflights has compiled a list of our favourite travel products.

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Normalville couple sharing their knowledge of alpacas

TribLive News

TribLive NewsLove brought Jennifer Gallentine from the city to live in the country. A desire to stay home and raise her baby turned her into a farmer and a textile artist -- and Willow Mist Acres Alpaca Farm & Boutique was borne.Before

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Northeast Organic Farming Association conference for 'anyone who eats'

The Telegram

The Telegram Think "livestock to help poor countries" and what comes to mind? Probably not bees, worms and snails. Though they are not your everyday farm critters, they are among species John P. Perkins says will be included in workshops he will

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Arkansas Times Best of Arkansas 2011

Arkansas Times

Thank you to all the readers who voted Heifer International as a "runner up" for favorite charity and we congratulate Our House for being the Best of Arkansas 2011.

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Bio gas brought a new dawn in Mugisha's life

New Vision-Uganda

Paul Mugisha from Isingiro district has been a farmer for over 15 years, but much of his experience was limited to subsistence farming. Despite this, he investing his savings in agriculture. His efforts paid off when he became a beneficiary of Heifer International's support to farmers.

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Chief Mushili Preaches Peace

Times of Zambia

Senior Chief Mushili of the Lamba people in Masaiti District has urged his subjects not to engage themselves in any form of violence as the country heads towards this year's tripartite elections.

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Heifer sprouts Seeds of Change initiative


Growing vegetables in the ground takes time, effort and dedication.  Yet energy focused on a single point, like the sun on a plant, can yield marvelous results.  At Heifer USA, that result is all about feeding the hungry.

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Pfizer Animal Health, Heifer International Collaborate to Support Community Farming

Pfizer Animal Health

MADISON, N.J. - To help educate impoverished families in the United States about how to farm successfully, and to promote self-sufficiency and fight hunger, Pfizer Animal Health has made a $65,000 contribution to Heifer International—world renowned for its efforts to end poverty and protect the environment.

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