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.