Category Archives: Millsap Farm Volunteers

Volunteering on the Farm comes in all shapes, even pregnant!

Michelle Jaeger was spent Tuesday afternoon, running the John Deer mower. She is 37 weeks pregnant and ready for baby Jaeger to come if it is ready.  So she was willing to get some much needed mowing down to help get the grass back … Continue reading

Posted in Farm News, Millsap Farm Volunteers, Photos | 1 Comment

High Tunnel on the move

Yesterday we moved two of the high tunnel to field five.   Our high tunnels are 12 x 32 and involve a bit of maneuvering to get them moved.  This spring has been much colder then the ones in the past and … Continue reading

Posted in Farm News, Millsap Farm Volunteers, Photos, Uncategorized

Fresh means Local!

Fresh means Local These days, “fresh” seems to mean fresh off the truck from California, and “local” is anything east of the Rockies and west of the Atlantic.  For us, fresh means that the produce we hand-picked at 7 in … Continue reading

Posted in About Produce, Farm News, Food Industry, Millsap Farm Volunteers, Photos | 3 Comments

Millsap Farm will be at the Farmers Market tomorrow

We will be at the farmers market in the SE corner of the mall parking lot Saturday morning.  We will have eggs, green onions, red onions-these are sweet, and the coveted sweet spring spinach, and a few other things.  Lesley … Continue reading

Posted in About Produce, Farm News, Millsap Farm Volunteers, Photos

Drury Students, New Covenant Academy kindergarten, weekly morning with PV students

Farmer Curtis has been keeping really busy helping the next generation and the generations after that learn about sustainable farming and gardening.  We had New Covenant students out on the farm Tuesday.  Curtis volunteers weekly at PV on Thursday morning and Wendy … Continue reading

Posted in Millsap Farm Volunteers, Photos, Uncategorized

Rain, Rain, maybe there was a little too much rain.

Well the rain fell for 40 days, okay not 40 and we are so thankful it wasn’t since 5 days was more then enough.  Our farmland is rather high up on this plateau and the fields still had standing water across them. … Continue reading

Posted in Farm News, Millsap Farm Volunteers, Photos, Uncategorized | 1 Comment

It’s raining, this is good!

Curtis and the many hands that make up Millsap Farm, have been working long hours to get things in the field and ready for the rain! Things that have gone in over the past week are Carrots beets Green Beans … Continue reading

Posted in About Produce, Farm News, Millsap Farm Volunteers, Photos, Uncategorized

Transplanting Season

Posted in Farm News, Millsap Farm Volunteers, Photos