14 Year Old Restores John Deere Tractors to Raise Money for Local Hospital
The farm life tends to instill good values into many Americans, as hard work in the fields tends to bring out the best in people who have chosen the farming profession. A sense of humility is gained, as one learns the role of modern equipment in acquiring food from the earth.
People who have worked on the farm know how important farm equipment is to the profession, and also understand that the soil provides a food source that provides for families. However, few individuals know the time and effort that goes into extracting these crops from the earth, leading to a sense of camaraderie in the agricultural sector.
One 14-year-old boy from Chenoa, Illinois, understands the sense of purpose that farming gives a person, and he used his own struggle against a deadly illness as motivation to ensure that others would not go through the same type of painful experience that he did.