SEGMENT: CHILDREN, CHILDREN'S WORK, & CHICKENS

Bev Kuhn>NIU Collection>NIU Collection, Segment 8

SEGMENT: CHILDREN, CHILDREN'S WORK, & CHICKENS,

duration 12:50
<-Previous Segment

You are missing some Flash content that should appear here! Perhaps your browser cannot display it, or maybe it did not initialise correctly.

Next Segment->
CHILDREN'S EDUCATION
Bev lists her three sons' names and ages. Discusses their school a bit, range of area where kids live who attend the school. Guesses at the number of students who attend, tells about sports, facilities. The boys like soccer, math.
CHILDREN'S WORK
Boys farm work is field work in fall. Bev describes chisel plow, mold board plow. Spring tasks include cultivation & stalk chopping. Boys help with the planting. Bev tells about the importance of experience in the actual planting. Boys do 4-H-type projects with livestock. Tells of son Brad's work with hogs. Bought small feeder pigs. Tells what he did to care for and feed the pigs. Sold them for a good profit. Children also sell dressed chickens.
CHICKENS
Bev talks about raising chickens, cleaning the chicken house
CHILDREN'S WORK
Discussion of other children's chores like working in the orchard, mowing, & trimming trees. They have apple trees. Boys keep busy, especially in the summer. They help their dad with plumbing too & are paid for this work as well.