Crop Mob

Crop Mob

Volunteers help build a chicken coop at Felder Farm in Little Rock, AR The idea of crops mobs has been getting some press lately (most notably in...

Beatrice: Small Inputs, Big Outcomes

Beatrice: Small Inputs, Big Outcomes

Beatrice (right) at Clinton School ceremony. On Saturday I saw something that made me feel great: Beatrice Biira walked across the stage, receiving...

Company Vegetable Gardens

Company Vegetable Gardens

According to a story in the NYTimes, vegetable gardens at workplaces are making a comeback. As companies have less to spend on raises, health...

Heifer Armenia: "Never Been Better"

Heifer Armenia: "Never Been Better"

Photo by Russell Powell METS SARIAR, Armenia--In a small village in northwest Armenia, just 10 miles from the Turkey border, we met an older...

Is the AIDS War Lost?

Is the AIDS War Lost?

The New York Times took a close look at the fight against AIDS in Uganda this week and found "the war on AIDS is falling apart." For the first...

Heifer Armenia Youth Projects

Heifer Armenia Youth Projects

Video by Russell Powell Sixteen-year-old Karen Khachatryan bonds with a day-old calf. Karen (pronounced CAR-en) is a member of a Heifer youth...

Word from Heifer Nepal after Maoist strike

Word from Heifer Nepal after Maoist strike

Heifer Nepal's Communication and Networking Officer Puja Singh sends in this post from Kathmandu, where a six-day strike shut all businesses and...

Armenia, Past and Present

Armenia, Past and Present

World Ark senior editor Jaman Matthews and photographer Russell Powell are visiting Heifer projects in Armenia. They will be checking in from the...