What a farm upbringing brings

I am a very proud mama. Zoe loves to run and while I was setting up a paddock for the cows, she galloped off along the track and challenged me to beat her to the next gate. I watched the little dot bob along the track and reckoned she might just win, too. Instead, I found her three-quarters of the way to the “finish line”, doing this:

Picking Up Rubbish

"Rotten rubbish"

Just being part of farm life teaches children responsibility, care for animals, respect for the environment and a sense of pride in their own work. We are very, very lucky.


Filed under Farm, People

4 responses to “What a farm upbringing brings

  1. Wish we hundreds of Zoe’s on our place. We don’t quite have the same dedication to picking things in the wrong place


  2. Libby Lambert

    What a lovely little girl !!


  3. Julie D

    I’d be proud too if I were you. Well done! I wish my little one was so enthusastic about tidying up.


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