To help farmers who are far away from veterinarians, Heifer Nepal trains people like Rita Bhujel to provide basic veterinary services like vaccinations, examinations and medicine.
In the northernmost permanent settlement in the world sits the Global Seed Vault. Some call it the Doomsday Vault. But to Cary Fowler, it is a symbol of hope and ingenuity in the face of a serious problem.
In 2013, Heifer Peru started working in Ccorca to help families raise and sell guinea pigs. The animals have been a staple in the region for thousands of years, and are an important part of local culture.
While the demands of agriculture sometimes clash with natural ecosystems, the prized açai berry makes it possible for farmers in the Bolivian Amazon to strike a symbiotic balance with the rainforest.
Heifer International aims to preserve the health of people and the planet by promoting more sustainable cooking methods in our projects around the globe and here at home.
Actress Mindy Cohn is a passionate advocate for the work of Heifer International, going so far as to compete on Worst Cooks in America to raise money to support Heifer’s mission.