One WWOOF-ers view of her stay here at Millsap Farm

A nice article which gives one perspective on Millsap Farm.

Millsap Farms CSA Blog

Farm Management 101 by Anastasia King Jaress on December 13, 2013 in Farming, Sustainability

We spent the last two weeks of September at Millsap Farms, an idyllic patchwork of fields and greenhouses about 20 minutes north of downtown Springfield, MO. Curtis and Sarah Millsap run the farm with help from their nine children plus various interns, CSA members, WWOOFers and farmhands. (Yes, I said nine, all of whom are girls but for one baby boy!) I’m not sure if it was the perfect combination of timing, personalities and farm biz or what have you, but my experience there crystallized certain lessons I was just beginning to learn about farm management, encouraging fertility and building community.

Farm hands of all stripes spend a sunny afternoon in fields of greens.
Millsap Farms consists of about two acres of garden fields and several hoop- and green-houses, all of which are packed with food…

View original post 68 more words

Advertisements
This entry was posted in Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s