Farm Happenings at Millsap Farms
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Farm Happenings at Millsap Farms

Wind on the farm!

Posted on December 2nd, 2019
Whew! that was windy! We had some extreme wind this weekend, starting Friday night and going through Sunday.  We often get wind, as we are on top of a hill, and we have learned to deal with it pretty well, but this wind did create a casualty; our new spinach tunnel, built last month, blew over! ... read more »

Finishing November Strong...

Posted on November 25th, 2019
The Millsaps were out of town the first part of last week, visiting one of our former apprentices and his family in Ohio!  We shovelled mulch, wired coolers, shovelled mulch, planted lettuce, shovelled mulch, and planted spinach, and, surprise, shovelled mulch!!!  We had a great time, with... read more »

Happy Thanksgiving!! Important info about shares during the holiday!

Posted on November 18th, 2019
This is the Thanksgiving share!!  We are thankful to be able to grow food in the Ozarks and grateful for your membership! If you need some more veggies before Thanksgiving come by the Farmstand - we will have veggies for sale in the cooler and right outside of it OR we will be at Farmers Market... read more »

Welcome to winter!!!

Posted on November 11th, 2019
Winter has arrived!  And with a fury!  We spent the day Friday harvesting roots like turnips and beets which will probably be locked away under the snow this week, and spent the day today harvesting things from tunnels which won't survive 13 degrees tonight, like bell peppers and tomatoes. ... read more »

Garlic planting time!!!

Posted on November 4th, 2019
We've planted most of the garlic for next season in the past few days;  we currently have about 5,000 cloves planted, and each clove should make a head by next June.  This is always a big task, and we find that once it's finished, it's a big load off our plate; it's one of the last timely tasks... read more »

Welcome to the Fall 2019 CSA

Posted on October 28th, 2019
Hey guys! for some reason, the bolivar shares didn't get renewed, and we didn't catch it until Mandy noticed that she didn't get an e-mail...  so here's us trying to catch up.  From here forward, everything should work more normally. This is the first Fall CSA week of 2019, which means I should... read more »

Welcome to Fall 2019 CSA!

Posted on October 28th, 2019
This is the first Fall CSA week of 2019, which means I should get a couple of housekeeping things out of the way:  First, the Fall CSA starts this Friday, November 1.  If you pickup on farm, you can choose from the buffet from 4-6 on farm, or pick up your share from the cooler from 6pm Friday... read more »