Wednesday, March 31, 2021

Chicken farmers welcome four entrants


The successful applicants for the Chicken Farmers of Ontario’s  New Entrant program are:

Brothers - Jamie, Terry and Daryl Lupton – North Oxford County

Brothers - Andrew, Scott and Dan Barfett – Wallacetown

Melissa and Matt Brown – Chatham-Kent, 

Brothers - Jeff and Jeremy Snowe – Arthur

“We are very passionate about producing high quality food in Ontario. This opportunity really provides us with the ability to create a self-sustaining family-farm for ourselves as well as future generations,” said Scott Barfett. 

Barfett and his brothers, Andrew and Dan, are second-generation farmers in the Wallacetown area.