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Too Comfortable

I have spent a week here in Uganda, and I'm sad. Sad because I realized as of yesterday I have less than two months left here.

Expect the Unexpected

On my first day at the farm, Patrick told me three things happen on the farm: life, death and production. And I’m here to report that all three of these things happened at Suubi last week.

Ready or Not

The tickets have been purchased, the room has been booked, the schedule (loosely) orchestrated, and all of the clothes are packed. Uganda, here I come.

Consistency is Key

At the beginning of my fourth week on the farm, Josiah told me that the key to success is consistency.

Growing Together

It's incredible how the operations of the Suubi, Lubbe and Buloba farms are so connected, all with the goal of supporting vulnerable women and children.

The Mystery of Suubi Goat Farm

Nancy Drew would have been proud of me last week. And to be honest, I now have a lot more respect for the fictitious teenage detective.

The Beginning of a Great Story

All their life in this world and all their adventures in Narnia had only been the cover and the title page: now at last they were beginning Chapter One of the Great Story which no one on earth has...

Small Grains Breeding at Noble Research Institute

Small grains breeding has been an integral part of the Noble Research Institute work since the early 1950s.

5 Things I've Learned About Uganda

To love at all is to be vulnerable. — C. S. Lewis My first week in Uganda has been one that I will never forget. I've gotten to have some great experiences, to meet some incredible people, and to...

When One Becomes Two

You know you've captured a crowd's attention when their coffee cups freeze mid-air. Bill Buckner, president and CEO of our organization, had just announced to 80-plus Ardmore community members that...