Pigs aren’t the only thing we have on the farm – we are also the proud owners of chickens! But when discussing the chickens, we cannot do that without also mentioning our son Easton. He is the farm’s official ‘Chicken Whisperer!’
Similar to myself, Easton immediately had a soft spot for the animals and it became his responsibility to care for and feed the farm’s chickens. Along with the care of the animals, he was given the opportunity to do what he liked with the eggs that he collected – he decided that it would be fun to sell local farm fresh eggs at his school and to the friends and family who live nearby. And so, ‘Easton’s Hens’ was born!
Here is what he has to say about his chicken business and what it’s like to live on a farm: