Breaking the Code

Cambodian women are breaking free of strictly-defined gender roles thanks to Heifer training, which also takes aim at domestic violence and human trafficking.

Harnessing the Power of Youth

As vice chair of the Clinton Foundation, Chelsea Clinton has helped advance opportunities for women and girls, looked at ways to curb childhood obesity and raised awareness of the effects of climate change. Now she’s written her own book, which takes wide-reaching global issues like the environment, women’s rights...

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...

Facts and Figures

Get the latest information about the Zika virus, what the United Nations' Sustainable Development Goals mean to Heifer, the benefits of beans, and how water scarcity is a much larger problem than we thought.

Dirt Poor

Extreme drought and deforestation leave Haitian farmers stuck with parched, unyielding soil. After a rocky start, project participants and Heifer Haiti staff realized access to water has to be the first step.

A Total Life Changer

Former Heifer Ranch volunteers are shaping the future of agriculture. Here, four volunteers share how their experiences with Heifer are inspiring them to make an impact.

A New Climate for Farming

While it can be hard enough for people to cope with death from the heat, melted roads, crippling drought, restricted water usage and other issues, what about our food systems? How can farmers adapt to this harsh new reality?