Cardboard: A Garden's Best Friend

If you take a peek at the to-do list for the Heifer Farm garden at any point during the growing season, you might not expect to find is a standing line item to pick up cardboard. But it’s there, and it’s a big part of how we grow delicious...

Spring Sweetness

You can enjoy fresh strawberries each year so long as pests, weeds and diseases are kept at bay. Here are some tips to help your strawberry garden grow, along with a recipe for a sweet treat!

Spice Up Your Holidays

Pomander balls are fun, easy to put together, and make cheerful decorations that fill the house with a lovely aroma. These, along with this recipe for sweet potato soufflé, are sure to spice up your home this holiday.

Healthy Soil = Healthy People

The food you eat is only as good as the soil in which it grew. The good news is that sustainable agriculture practices that focus on building soil fertility yield plants that are healthier for us, not to mention more delicious.

Bee Proactive!

Honeybees are an incredibly important part of food production worldwide, and they’ve been in the news a lot lately. Read on to learn what’s happening with honeybees and how you can help.