Do you have “milpa” in your area?

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Managing Real Estate Broker with Fathom Realty PB00068179

 

Do you have “milpa” in your area?

Usually we don’t have this in the U.S. you did read usually.  I know of some near us but it can be restored.  What I don’t understand is that in the natural course of things this will take care of itself.  Now for the meaning of (mil’pe) a forest cultivated until the land is exhausted, then abandoned.  I often wonder what goes in its place

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NW Arkansas the home of WalMart, JB Hunt Trucking and Tyson Foods.

 

Come for a visit stay for a lifetime.  

 

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Comments (9)

Conrad Allen
Re/Max Professional Associates - Webster, MA
Webster, Ma, Realtor

Hi James - Just look in Africa where they have cut down all the forests and land won't support any growth.

Oct 22, 2011 12:01 AM
Clint Mckie
Desert Sun Home, commercial Inspections - Carlsbad, NM
Desert Sun Home, Comm. Inspection 1-575-706-5586

Hi James,

Give it time and mother nature will take over again. Sad part is, it will take a very long time.

Good word of the day.

Best, Clint Mckie 

Oct 22, 2011 12:05 AM
TeamCHI - Complete Home Inspections, Inc.
Complete Home Inspections, Inc. - Brentwood, TN
Home Inspectons - Nashville, TN area - 615.661.029

Good morning, James. Good word! Sadly, man will never learn and will soon wonder why the land is so barren...

Oct 22, 2011 12:20 AM
Jay Markanich
Jay Markanich Real Estate Inspections, LLC - Bristow, VA
Home Inspector - servicing all Northern Virginia

I am a PahPah.  Is that the same thing, with a twist?

Some days I feel cultivated until exhausted.  It has to be close...

Oct 22, 2011 12:25 AM
Wayne Martin
Wayne M Martin - Chicago, IL
Real Estate Broker - Retired

In the 60's, 70's and 80's I believe we called it urban sprawl! Hope we will learn something from this! Enjoy your day!

Oct 22, 2011 12:49 AM
Sheila Anderson
Referral Group Incorporated - East Brunswick, NJ
The Real Estate Whisperer Who Listens 732-715-1133

Good morning James. If I understand it correctly this is a concern. Seems to me we should cherish nature and proect it, but hey, that's my view. Just sayin...

Oct 22, 2011 01:57 AM
Keith Gilkey
Re/Max Chesapeake - Elkton, MD
410-920-7214, Re/Max Chesapeake

James, Glad we have Forest Conservation laws now. Have a nice day!

Oct 22, 2011 04:10 AM
Joshua Zargari
MJ Decorators Workshop LI staging and home decorating - Lynbrook, NY
MJ Decorators Workshop

Good evening James.

I had a very busy week...

Great comments above...

Oct 22, 2011 02:18 PM
Laura Giannotta
Keller Williams Realty - Atlantic Shore - Little Egg Harbor, NJ
Your Realtor Down the Shore!

I think it becomes Kansas!  (No offense to my friends out that way!)

Oct 29, 2011 12:44 AM