Chuckelberry Galactic Farms and Commodities

Last updated: September 7, 2012 (4 years ago)

Listing created on: July 15, 2011

Chuckelberry Galactic Farms and Commodities

(FairGrove, Missouri, United States)

  • Status: Forming
  • Started Planning: 2011
  • Visitors accepted: Yes
  • Please read the details in Membership below before contacting this community.
  • Contact Name: Charles Parrott
  • Address:
    10682 North Fam road 167
    FairGrove, Missouri, 65648
    United States

Mission Statement:

Self sustainable tribe

Community Description:

We are starting an intentional community /eco-village/ co housing in Mo. We have 40 aces 15 miles North of Springfield, Missouri. The land is paid for. We are looking for residents to help build structures and facilities. We are currently in the beginning stages of building.We areexperimenting with paper crete structures, earth ships and geodesic domes. We are accepting applications for residency and internships.


  • Type(s): Ecovillage (organized around ecology and sustainability)


  • Area: 40 acres
  • Land owned by: Individual community member(s)


  • Adult Members: 5
  • Non-member Residents: 2
  • Visitors accepted: Yes
  • Visitor Process: Please send a letter via snail mail, to the listed address.We check our E-mail monthly.
    [email protected]
  • Membership Process: We are screening future residents more extensively as to weed out people just wanting a free place to stay.


  • Decision Making: Consensus (everyone agrees)
  • Leadership Core Group: Yes
  • Additional Comments: No leader but the property is privately owned currently.


  • Dues, Fees, or Shared Expenses: No
  • Shared Income: Members have completely independent finances
  • Required Labor Contribution per Week: 0
  • Open to members with existing debt: Yes
  • Additional Comments: We require ALL members to contribute 20 hours a week to non personal projects.

Sustainability Practices

  • Current food produced: Up to 25%


  • Shared meals: Approximately all meals
  • Dietary Practice: Omnivorous (plants and animals)
  • Dietary Choice or Restrictions: Not at all important – people may eat however they individually choose.
  • Alcohol Use: Yes, used seldomly, or ceremoniously.
  • Tobacco Use: Yes, used often.
  • Additional Diet Comments: We believe breaking bread together balances working together.

    With more gardens being worked every day!

  • Common Spiritual Practice(s): Paganism/Earth Religions
  • Education Style(s): Private Schooling at the Community

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We happily link to the following organizations, all of whom share our strong commitment to promoting community and a more cooperative world:
Cohousing The Federation of Egalitarian Communities - Communes Coop Community Cooperative Sustainable Intentional North American Students of Cooperation Global Ecovillage Network