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Heifer Farm

Heifer Farm

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Heifer Farm

Rutland, Massachusetts

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216 Wachusett Street
Rutland, MA 01543

Discover Heifer

Discover Heifer

Two-and-a-Half Hour Program
All Ages

A guided tour and introductory video show how Heifer is improving millions of lives around the world. Experience the sustainable agricultural practices that Heifer supports as you explore our gardens, livestock areas and Global Village sites.

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Animal Connections

Animal Connections

Two-and-a-Half Hour Program
All Ages

Learn about the many benefits animals provide while you spin wool, collect eggs, milk a goat or groom livestock. Hands-on activities vary based on your group size and the time of year that you visit.

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Seeds

Seeds

Four Hour Program
4th - 12th Grades

Learn the concepts of development and sustainability in just a few hours as your group moves through educational stations including a global village meal, hands-on learning at village sites, livestock interactions and garden activities.

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Global Gateway

Global Gateway

One-Night or Two-Night Program
6th Grade and Up

Global Gateway creates an existence in which nothing - shelter, food, water or cooking fuel - can be taken for granted. Participants prepare a meal with limited resources and spend a night.

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Alternative Break

Alternative Break

Four-Night or Five-Night Program
6th Grade and Up

Alternative Break combines experiential learning programs, such as the Global Gateway experience and team building, with service activities. The service allows participants to give back while experiencing something for the first time - like milking a goat or harvesting vegetables.

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Day Camp

Day Camp

Five-Day Program
1st - 6th Grade

Campers in grades 1-6 learn about Heifer's sustainable approach to ending hunger and poverty, and about the challenges their global neighbors face. They also learn more about world cultures and enjoy activities like milking livestock, harvesting vegetables, games and arts and crafts.

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Women’s Lambing

Women's Lambing

Three-Night Program
Women Age 14 and Up

During the lambing season at Heifer Farm, experience a blend of facilitated discussions, experiential learning activities, hands-on animal work and the camaraderie of living and learning with a diverse group of women. Focus on Heifer's work to empower women through sustainable agriculture.

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To get more information about Heifer Farm and programs, please call 855-3HEIFER (855-343-4337) or email reservations@heifer.org.