Farm Happenings at Millsap Farms
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Farm Happenings at Millsap Farms

Farm Happenings for August 29, 2023

Posted on August 25th, 2023
Well, I think we made it through the worst of the heat without melting, and the fall crops still look strong.  This weather has sent us to the pool every day, and has had me working wet, literally hosing myself down every hour, to keep from overheating.  But the ten-day forecast looks won1 read more »

Cooler weather brings opportunities for fall.

Posted on August 18th, 2023
It was another productive and fast paced week on the farm.  Kimby returned to the country and the farm on Tuesday, which helped ease the load in the flowers, but we were busy all week taking advantage of the cool weather to get seeds planted and plants transplanted.  It worked; we planted1 read more »

Farm Happenings for August 15, 2023

Posted on August 11th, 2023
Farmers on vacation...  Talk to anyone about farming, and one of the first things that will come up is the long hours, the constant demands on your time, and the way farmers feel bound to their land.  Of course, this is all true, in some ways, but when Sarah and I started our farm, we wan1 read more »

Farm happenings and Organic Philosophy

Posted on August 4th, 2023
Summer has us in it's grip!  The heat makes anything less than 85 feel cool, and the plants are certainly feeling a bit of heat stress.  This week I thought we'd talk about why we chose to grow organically from the beginning.      When we got started in farming sixteen1 read more »