Farm Happenings at Millsap Farms
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Farm Happenings at Millsap Farms

Making Compost On The Farm

Posted on September 27th, 2019
 We use a lot of compost on the farm; for the past couple of years we have used something in the realm of 500 cubic yards!!!  We use it to improve the texture and condition of our soil, which allows it to hold water and nutrients better, providing a better environment for our plants. Additionally,... read more »

Two important announcements!

Posted on September 20th, 2019
1) We are excited to announce we are planning a fall fest Millsap style and we hope you can join us.  Saturday October 5th @ 4:45 we will be welcoming all of you to the farm for a Contra Dance/Whole Hog Roast/Potluck good time.  We will be pit roasting one of our hogs, so bring along something... read more »

Summer, the extended version!!!

Posted on September 13th, 2019
So it looks like summer has decided to stick around a while!  We were kind of excited to move on to fall, but we'll take a couple more weeks of tomatoes, basil, eggplant, and watermelons.  If you haven't tried it before, you might get an eggplant this week and make babaganoush;  it's one... read more »

Why is Millsap Farm Organic? September 10, 2019

Posted on September 11th, 2019
A few words about why we choose growing organic practices over synthetic chemical production.   When we got started in farming fourteen years ago, we had an important decision to make; we could use synthetic chemicals like petroleum based fertilizer, pesticide, and herbicides, or commit to using... read more »

Why is Millsap Farm Organic? September 10, 2019

Posted on September 6th, 2019
MEAT SHARE MEMBERS:  chicken and beef pickup have both been moved to Tuesday the 17th. A few words about why we choose growing organic practices over synthetic chemical production.   When we got started in farming fourteen years ago, we had an important decision to make; we could use synthetic... read more »