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How Much Water You Use VS. How Much You Actually Need
How Much Water You Use VS. How Much You Actually Need

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How Much Water You Use VS. How Much You Actually Need

The good news is that 90 percent of people on the planet have access to “improved water,” which means they have water piped into their homes or...

Dirt Dearth: Why produce is less healthy than it used to be and what you can do about it
Dirt Dearth: Why produce is less healthy than it used to be and what you can do about it

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Dirt Dearth: Why produce is less healthy than it used to be and what you can do about it

If you grow your own fruits and vegetables at home, here are some of the easiest and most important things to do to make sure your soil is healthy...

How to Eat Rajasthan's World-Renowned Mathania Chili While You Still Can
How to Eat Rajasthan's World-Renowned Mathania Chili While You Still Can

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How to Eat Rajasthan's World-Renowned Mathania Chili While You Still Can

It may be that the only way we can have our Mathania chili is if we eat it, too. This unique and world-renowned chili, which grows only in...

Plarn: The Ultimate Craft to Recycle Plastic Bags
Plarn: The Ultimate Craft to Recycle Plastic Bags

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Plarn: The Ultimate Craft to Recycle Plastic Bags

Admit it, you’ve been hiding a secret stash of plastic bags, too. It’s okay. We’re here to help you reduce, reuse and recycle to the max....

Arkansas Farmers are Taking the Mystery out of Meat
Arkansas Farmers are Taking the Mystery out of Meat

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Arkansas Farmers are Taking the Mystery out of Meat

A group of livestock farmers in Arkansas, supported by Heifer USA, is using cutting-edge technology to let you know where your dinner comes from....

Tiny Organisms Sweeten the Soil
Tiny Organisms Sweeten the Soil

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Tiny Organisms Sweeten the Soil

How Heifer International project participants in Uganda use indigenous microorganisms to keep their pig pens sweet-smelling and fly-free.

Tanzania's Eco-Village Demonstrates Climate-Smart Farming
Tanzania's Eco-Village Demonstrates Climate-Smart Farming

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Tanzania's Eco-Village Demonstrates Climate-Smart Farming

Located in one of the driest regions of Tanzania, Igunga farmers experience drought, soil degradation and erratic rainfall, which has made their...

Why Farming? Arkansas Farmers Ashley and Steve Dettelbach Explain
Why Farming? Arkansas Farmers Ashley and Steve Dettelbach Explain

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Why Farming? Arkansas Farmers Ashley and Steve Dettelbach Explain

The Dettelbachs are farmers in Wynne, Arkansas. Take a look at their farm and hear what they have to say about why they've chosen organic farming,...

Support Arkansas Farmers By Enjoying Good, Healthy Food
Support Arkansas Farmers By Enjoying Good, Healthy Food

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Support Arkansas Farmers By Enjoying Good, Healthy Food

If you’re in Arkansas and want to enjoy some of the best fresh produce around, now is the time to sign up for New South’s CSA!

Tomato Planting Tips from Heifer Urban Farm
Tomato Planting Tips from Heifer Urban Farm

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Tomato Planting Tips from Heifer Urban Farm

Watch and learn about the Heifer Urban Farm, planting tomatoes and soil composition from the recent Heifer International Facebook LIVE.