Farm Happenings at Millsap Farms
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Farm Happenings at Millsap Farms

Farm Happenings for July 31, 2018

Posted on July 27th, 2018
  Fall plantings are going in the ground!  We're transplanting Kohlrabi, broccoli, Chard, Kale, Cauliflower, Cabbage, and seeding more lettuce, arugula, radishes, Salad Turnips, etc.  It's a rewarding time of year, when we can mow down some older ratty plantings, and start new with freshly... read more »

The Battle For The Cucumbers

Posted on July 20th, 2018
    We love cucumbers! They are one of the sure signs on Millsap Farm that warm weather is really here, and they are one of our favorite crops to grow, eat, and share. Cucumbers are also one of the more challenging crops to grow organically in the Ozarks, mostly due to a bug and a bacteria:... read more »

Construction On The Farm

Posted on July 14th, 2018
been busy building on the farm this month. Those who pickup on the farm have seen as we poured concrete, tore the old roof off our walk-in cooler, erected reclaimed poultry barn trusses, and topped it off with insulation and metal roofing. We’re adding more cold storage area, which is a need we’ve... read more »

Insects On The Farm

Posted on July 6th, 2018
  What do you do about bugs? This is always the big question when we explain that our vegetable farm uses organic practices, and the answer is complicated.   Organic agriculture on our farm focuses on creating a diverse and healthy ecosystem, which encourages balance. This means that... read more »