Eggs play an important role
in any blues lifestyle. Bacon and eggs
is a blues breakfast. So is eggs and beans. And sunny side up or sunny side
down are both equally valid blues options (soft-boiled eggs with soldiers
And where do eggs come from? They come from chickens. But what do you do
if there are no eggs in the cupboard or the hen house? Well, you pursue
One of these is to go to the local shops and just buy them.
But another - which is often used by farmers who don't have local shops -
is to simply take matters into their own hands.
Here Ken Stone from Passchendaele Farm (suitably dressed in
a blue workshirt!) demonstrates how the man on the land gets his breakfast
eggs when the hen-house is bare.