Where in Montgomery and southeastern Alabama to find pick your own farms and orchards for fruit, vegetables, pumpkins and canning & freezing instructions!

This month's notes: April 2014: Spring is just around the corner.  Strawberries are here in Florida, Texas and California, next in late March and April for much of the South, then in May for most of the country and June in cooler northern areas. See how easy it is to make strawberry jam or strawberry-rhubarb jam!

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Montgomery and southeastern Alabama U-Pick Farms and Orchards, sorted by county

Remember: ALWAYS call (or follow the link to the farm's own website, if the name is a blue link) to confirm the information before you go! They may close, run out or change events, times, etc. without notifying me!

Autauga County 

  • Autauga Hill Farms - Strawberries, peaches, new potatoes, peas, squash
    152 Co Rd 27, Prattville, AL 36067. Phone: (334) 365-4340. Alternate phone: (334) 657-6989. Open: June 1- Aug 1, Saturday only from 9 am - 3 pm. Directions: From Prattville, take
    Hwy 14 W past Big Bass Bait Shop, until top of hill. Turn left on Co Rd 27, 2nd house on the right past Clear Creek subdivision. (ADDED: April 25, 2010, from AL state Ag website)
  • Owen and Ellen Mims, Mims Blueberry Farm - blueberries, U-pick and already picked, school tours
    704 Blueberry Hill Road, Prattville, AL 36067. Phone: 334-361-3187. Alternate Phone: 334-365-9654. Email: blueberry1@bellsouth.net. Open: Typically our blueberries bear abundantly from last week of May through July 4th; This year we have such a fine crop and we still have many blueberries on this day, July 18; If you want blueberries please come pick!! Open daylight until sundown 7 days per week. Directions: From Prattville take US 82 West about 8 miles. Turn left onto Blueberry Hill Road. It is a dirt road! Directly across from the County Road 21 Sign. Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, only.The 2011 price is $8 per gallon .  (UPDATED: July 18, 2011)
    Comments from a visitor on June 10, 2009: "Great Blueberries! Blueberries are large (the size of grapes). Honor box and buckets near house. Nice people. At the end of the dirt road (blueberry Hill). I can't wait to go pick again!"

Barbour County

  • Harris Blueberry Farm - Blueberries
    29 Full St, Clayton, AL 36016. Phone: (334)775-8759. Directions: 3 miles north of Clayton on Hwy 239 just past airport. Open: June 20-July 31
  • Hidden Acres Fruit Farm - Muscadines, blueberries, pears, persimmons, mixed vegetables, figs
    133 Hidden Acres Road, Eufaula, AL 36027. Phone: (334) 687-3922. Directions: Turn onto Gammage Rd off Hwy 431. Look for sign. Open: May 15-October 1, Daily Daylight hours   
  • Miller Milling Co - Peas, butterbeans
    1791 Hwy 131, Eufaula, AL 36027. Phone: (334) 687-7411. Directions: Hwy 30 from Clayton to Hwy 79, right 7 miles to Hwy 131, left to sign on left. Open: June 20-September 1
  • Miriam Green - muscadines
    Route 1, Clio, AL, 36017. Phone: 205-559-7768.
  • S & W Produce - Peas, corn, butterbeans and watermelons.
    Hwy 51 N, Ariton, AL. Phone: (334) 762-2788. Alternate phone: (334) 790-7912.  Open: June 20 through August 1st. Directions: Located 3 miles north of Ariton on Hwy 51, between Ariton and Clio.  For a map, look here: http://mapsonus.switchboard.com/bin/maps-maponly/usr=~407239ea.35f45.62b1.9/c=5/formName=setclickpost 

Bullock County

Butler County

  • Newton's Blueberry Farm - Blueberries  
    Georgiana, AL 36033. Phone: (334) 376-2171. Directions: Located west of Hwy 15 on Hwy 30, 9 miles NW of Georgiana Open: June 6-July 15, Daily 7 am to 7 pm 

Chambers County

  • John Lloyd Higgins - Vegetables
    1260 Co Rd 237, Roanoke, AL 36274. Phone: (334) 863-8156. Directions: At Welch, on Hwy 431, proceed west on Hwy 237 to Doublehead & then SE due west; first white house on right. Open: July-Oct, Wednesday, Friday, 8 am to 4 pm. Corn, beans, tomatoes, watermelons, beans, peppers, okra, pumpkins, squash, onions, peas, turnips, collards, lettuce, cucumbers

Chilton County

  • Bentley Farms - Peaches, nectarines, sweet potatoes.  
    20466 US Highway 31 South, Thorsby, AL. Phone: 800-489-3762. Open: May 25 to August 15, daylight to dark.
  • Cleckler Farm - peas, beans
    2575 County Road 490, Verbena, AL, 36091. Phone: 205-755-2752. Directions: Highway 31S, turn left at Peach Park onto Bradberry Lane. Go East to stop sign, and then straight across Co. Road 490 (dirt road) for ½ mile and farm is on left.
  • Charles Culp Farms - Peaches, apples, nectarines, plums.
    11602 County Road 51, Jemison, AL. Phone: 205-688-4553. Open: May 10 to August 30, from 7 am to 5:30 pm.  
  • Cooedy Farms - muscadine grapes, nectarines, peas, peaches, persimmons, plums, tomatoes, other vegetables, U-pick and already picked
    2949 County Road 354, Clanton, AL 35045. Phone: 205-389-1837. Open: Monday to Sunday, from 7:00 am to 8:00 pm May 1 to October 31. Directions: Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, only. (UPDATED: November 23, 2012)
  • Doster Farm - blueberries
    6525 County Road 16, Clanton, AL 35045. Phone: 205-755-9763. Directions: From Clanton, take Al. Hwy. 22, turn left on Co. Road 37, and right on Co. Road 16. Farm is ½ mile on left. Open: All day/7 days a week. Crops available: June and July. Please call before you come.
  • Jimmy Durbin Farms - U-Pick Strawberries
    3233 County Road 30, Clanton, AL 35045. Phone: 205-280-0242. Fax: 205-755-4173. Email: durbinfarms@mindspring.com.. Open: April 10 through August 30 (call for hours and availability). Directions: From Birmingham: I-65 South to Exit 212 (Clanton) – go right off I-65. Hwy 145. Take right at first stop light. One block then turn right. Then you will be forced to turn left. Automatically put you onto Hwy 22 W. 5 miles to blinking caution light. Turn left onto County Road 37. Go 4 miles – packing shed on left.Also pre-picked peaches. Peaches sold in 25 lb boxes at packing shed. (ADDED: September 14, 2009)
  • G & G Farms - strawberries, prepicked produce
    592 County Road 422, Clanton, AL 35045. Phone: 205-337-2649. Fax: 205-755-0607. Email: gandgfarms@gmail.com. Directions: From highway 31 south out of Clanton take County Road 7 (AKA Scott Drive, Just past Wal Mart ) to the right, go approximately 2.5 miles to County Road 422, take right , go approximately 1.25 miles and farm will be on left!. And for a map to our farm, click here. Crops are usually available in April, May, June. Open: Monday to Saturday from 8 am to 6 pm; Closed Sunday; Strawberries: April through June; we're opening the week of April 6th ( Call before you come ) . We minimize use of pesticides and other chemicals. Payment: Cash, only. 4 quart containers provided, discounts allowed on customer furnished containers ( 4 quart )We also have a small lake stocked with bass and bream, so bring the crickets, poles and a blanket and have a picnic down by the water!! (ADDED: January 07, 2009)   (UPDATED: April 27, 2009)  
    Comments from a visitor on May 03, 2009: "Our family had a simply wonderful experience picking strawberries and fishing in the stocked pond. The owner went "above & beyond" making sure our experience was a memorable one. The setting is simply perfect and the farm is one I would highly recommend to others, especially those with a family. It is truly a hidden gem! We will be back for corn, peas and pumpkin picking!!!"
  • Grand Old Strawberry and Pumpkin Patch - strawberries, pumpkins, fall decorative items, hay maze, giant maze
    1901 Lay Dam Road, Clanton, AL. Phone: 205-755-4553.  Directions: From I-65, take Exit 212 & go south toward Clanton. Located 3/4 mile on right. Open: Monday to Saturday 8 am to dark, Sunday 1-5 pm, Schools welcome Monday to Friday, 9-12, Call for picking days. Crops available: Apr - mid-May; Strawberry Festival 4/28-5/11). Pumpkins, fall decorative items (October). $5 Admission (Oct): covered wagon ride to patch and choice of pumpkin; family activities, arts & crafts.
  • McCraw Farms - blackberries, blueberries, figs, muscadine grapes, nectarines, peaches, plums, Other fruit or veg, U-pick and already picked, restrooms, picnic area, farm animals
    7299 County Road 15, Maplesville, AL 36750. Phone: 334-366-4263. Email: mccraw27@bellsouth.net. Open: May 15, through August 15, open 7 days a week from 7am till 6pm. Directions: From Clanton alabama take highway 22 west about 9 miles to McCraw Peach sighn on left turn left at the sighn this will be county road 15. Go about 3 miles farm is on the right at McCraw Peach sighn. Click here for a map and directions. Plums and early peaches ready May 15,nectarines,blackberries ready June 10,blueberries,figs,muscadines ready in july. Payment: Cash, Check, WIC Vouchers, SFMNP Vouchers. We also have martin and craft gourds rangeing in price from 50 cents to $3. Gourds already painted and or decorated $10 and up. (UPDATED: January 22, 2012)
  • Mountain View Orchards - apples, peaches, U-pick and already picked, restrooms
    16045 County Road 29, Jemison, AL 35085. Phone: 205-351-1931. Alternate Phone: 205-217-5990. Email: andy@mountainvieworchards.com. Open: Monday to Saturday, from 7am to 12pm. Directions: Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Check. (ADDED: January 19, 2012)
    A visitor writes on July 12, 2013:
    "As we were traveling north on I65 through Chilton County Alabama, was looking for a pick your own peach orchard. We chose Mountain View Orchards off on exit 219. So glad we did, you purchase at a little building right in th orchard. Peaches had just been picked. They were very nice big peaches, very good and at a reasonable price."
  • Petals from the Past - blueberries, blackberries, figs, muscadines, persimmons, kiwi, flowers
    16034 County Road 29, Jemison, AL 35085. Phone: 205-646-0069. Info@petalsfromthepast.com. Crops available: blueberries (May 21-July 7); Blackberries (June); figs ( Sept.); flowers (seasonal - all summer). The fields are open to u-pick Tuesday-Saturday 9-5 and Sunday from 1-5.  Muscadines are now available for u-pick or already picked .  Oriental Persimmons and  Kiwi are also available. Directions: Take Jemison Exit 219 off I-65; travel West to Smokey Hollow Restaurant; left onto County Road 29 for 1 mile. Open: 9-5 Tues-Saturday, 1-5 Sunday. Please call before you come.
    A visitor writes on July 07, 2013: "Very sophisticated operation. They have lots of activities and tours. Run by family. 2 are Horticulturalists. 1 is Dr Arlie Powell, retired from Auburn University. We follow Dr. Powell's recommendations for growing blackberries on trellises for our farm. They also have Asian pears, muscadines, satsumas, lemons, kumquats, restrooms, gift shop, tours of the operation"
    Comments from a visitor on June 30, 2008: "Hello, My family and I stopped in Petals of the Past in Thorsby, Alabama to pick blueberries and blackberries yesterday. I have to admit, it's a really neat place, and it is obviously a well-operated business with a highly trained staff, but their prices for U-pick fruit are far higher (in some instances 3x higher) than most of others in the area. I felt slightly taken after paying 5.99 per lb. for u-pick fruit. This morning I called other listings on your site and learned that most were charging in the $6 to $10 range for a gallon of fruit. I know I should have done my homework, but I thought maybe you might want to note this in their listing. thanks"  Note: $5.99 per lb is equivalent to about $16/gallon. (UPDATED: June 30, 2008)
  • Roland and Elizabeth Miller Farm - Blueberries.  
    9502 County Road 15, Clanton, AL. Phone: 205-755-3681. Open: June and July, Monday to Saturday, daylight to dark.
  • Rocky Top Peach Farm - Peaches.  
    4160 County Road 324, Maplesville, AL. Phone: 888-269-2415. Alternate phone: 334-366-4723. Open: mid-May through August 1 from 7 AM until 6 PM, Monday through Saturday. Directions – From Clanton, take Alabama Hwy 22 West out of Clanton, go about 10 miles and look for Chilton County Rd. 15 on the left. Turn left at County Road 15, then travel about 3½ miles to County Road 324 on the right. Take County Road 324 (a dirt road) ½ mile, the farm is on the left.
  • Sugar Hill Farms - strawberries, U-pick and already picked
    3358 County Road 59, Verbena, AL 36091. Phone: 205-351-1480. Alternate Phone: 205-389-3080. Email: rcpenton80@gmail.com. Open: Monday to Saturday, 8:00 am to 2:00 pm, April 1 to May 31. Directions: From I-65 take exit 200 and head West 2.5 miles. The Strawberry Patch will be on the left. Payment: Cash, Check. You can pick your own strawberries for $8.00 a bucket or purchase a bucket already picked for $10.00. (ADDED: April 04, 2011) (UPDATED: March 23, 2012)
  • Sunshine Farms - strawberries, U-pick and already picked
    11728 County Road 37, Clanton, AL 35045. Phone: 205-280-0242. Alternate Phone: 205-755-4203. Email: sunshinefarm@mindspring.com. Open: Early April to end of May, 7 am to 4 pm, Call for Saturday opening dates. Directions: Take highway 22 West out of Clanton heading towards Maplesville. Go approximately 5 miles and turn left on County Road 37. We are located 6.5 miles down road on the left. Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, only. Please call before you come. We may have to close for a day due to weather or availability of berries. Don't feel like picking? Call ahead and reserve your bucket. They will be ready to pick up when you get here. We provide a gallon bucket for your convenience. (UPDATED: December 10, 2013)

Coffee County

  • Country Best Farms - Strawberries, tomatoes available to pick (more items may be available).
    1711 Moates Road, Enterprise, AL, 36330. Phone: 334-393-7224. A visitor says "Squash, new potatoes, tomatoes, and other vegetables for sale in their produce store. Also, Nancy Helms makes homemade cakes, pies and ice cream. I believe they are open most of the year with different products. They have had field trips from local schools visit their farm. I believe they do take credit cards. Bob and Nancy Helms and their son, Joshua are friendly, down to earth people. They sell their produce for reasonable prices and their produce is always freshly picked. Their farm and produce store are always clean. " (ADDED: June 23, 2008)
  • Robert Parker - Muscadines
    555 Co Rd 668, Coffee Springs, AL 36318. Phone: (334) 393-9139. Directions: From Enterprise, South on 27 for 4 miles, turn right on Co Rd 651 for 3 miles, Turn left on Co Rd 668 for ½ mile; Farm on right at brick house. Open: August 1-September 30 Saturday Only 8 am to 6 pm; Call for availability
  • Windy Acres Farm - blackberries, blueberries, figs, pears, pecans ,
    3457 County Road 708, Enterprise, AL 36330. Phone: 334-347-2436. Open: Closed in 2013; Call for Hours in 2014!. Directions: Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, only. Thanks so much to all our loyal patrons over the last few years, we have thoroughly enjoyed meeting you all and eating the wonderful bounty of this farm! Currently, Windy Acres is in the process of switching to new owners. Please stay tuned for upcoming news from the new owners in 2014!. (UPDATED: June 17, 2013)

Coosa County

  • Jack's Blueberry Hill - Blueberries
    Rt 1, Box 282, Equality, AL 36026. Phone: (334) 541-3167. Directions: Coosa Rd 2 East of Equality. From Montgomery 231 N to Hwy 9 to Elmore Co Rd 55 E to Coosa Rd 2, .3 miles left. Open: June, July, Aug, Daily Daylight hours. 
  • John G. Neighbors - Peaches, blackberries, blueberries, apples, mayhaws
    3730 Old Dark Road, Alex City, AL 35010. Phone: (256) 234-3634. Phone: (256) 212-2003. Directions: 8 mile marker on State Hwy 259, halfway between Alexander City & Equality. Open: May 1-Nov 15, Monday to Saturday, 8 am to  5 pm. 
  • Oakachoy Nursery and Blueberry Farm - No pesticides are used, blueberries,
    363 Coosa County Road 98, Equality, AL 36026. Phone: 334-541-3297. Email: upickblueberry@gmail.com. Open: Monday to Sunday, from 7 am to 7 pm. Directions: From Montgomery: Highway 231 North to Highway 9 North. About 17 miles from the beginning of Highway 9. Turn left on County Road 98 in Equality. It is the old County Road 2 West. County Road 98 is not on GPS. Click here for a map and directions. We do not use pesticides on the crops. Payment: Cash, Check. Soon will have blueberry plants and other shrubs, trees and plants for sale. (UPDATED: June 22, 2013) (ADDED: December 18, 2007)
  • Rogers Berry Farm - Blueberries
    P O Box 266, Goodwater, AL 35072. Phone: (256) 839-5338. Alternate phone: (256) 839-5042. Open: Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday, from 5 pm to dark or by appt. Directions: 1.5 mi. south of Goodwater Hwy 9, Across from car wash.

Covington County

  • Edmondson's Farm - Strawberries, cantaloupe, field peas, tomatoes, okra and other seasonal vegetables
    1423 Race Track Road, Florala, AL 36442. Phone: 334-858-7963. Open: Payment: Cash/Check. Directions: Look for their signs on AL Hwy 55 and 331 South directing to the farm and an indication as to what's in season.
    Comments from a visitor on July 23, 2009:
    "The Edmondson's strawberries are the best I've ever tasted. They are juicy, sweet, and beautiful in color/size. Their tomatoes are wonderful, too. Picking your own won't take long and the price is right, too." (Suggested by a visitor, ADDED: July 23, 2009)
  • H & H Blueberry / The Berry Patch - Blueberries, scuppernongs
    24777 Rosin Ridge Rd, Red Level, AL 36474. Phone: 334-469-6138. Directions: From Andalusia, take US 84 & turn left on Co Rd 21. Go 2.7 miles, turn right on dirt Road Go .2 miles & farm is on left. From Red Level on Co Rd 7, cross US 84 & go 2.4 miles. Turn left on dirt Rd & go .5 miles. Farm is on right Open: May 25-July 31, Daily Daylight hours Fall.  (UPDATED: July 07, 2009)
  • Garden of Eden - Organic Blueberries
    21980 U.S. Hwy 29, Andalusia, AL, 36420. Phone: 334-222-0751. Directions: located halfway between Brewton and Andalusia on U.S. Hwy 29 near Mile Marker 23. Open: Call ahead as he's only open if the gate is open, from sunrise to sunset; or if driving by anyway and the gate is open you can pull in and honk your horn; If he is closed because he has to leave or is busy taking off honey, the gate will be closed. One acre of organic blueberries owned/operated by OJ Blount. 2008 prices: U-pick for $5 a gallon or already picked for $10. The picking season is mid June to mid August. He also produces wildflower honey. (ADDED: May 08, 2008). 

Crenshaw County

  • Dan Stringer - Corn, beans, peas & others
    1973 Roper Road, Honoraville, AL 36042. Phone: (334) 382-8662 or cell (334) 303-9158. Directions: From Greenville, Hwy 50 to Hwy 11 north approx. 1½ miles. Left on Roper Rd approx. 1 mile. From Highland Home, right  on Hwy 68, right on Hwy 11, left on Roper Road 1 approx. 1 mile. Open: June, July, Aug, 7 days a week. Daylight hours. Call for more information.
  • Simply Southern farms - muscadine grapes,
    5424 Petrey Highway, Luverne, AL 36049. Email: email@simplysouthernfarms. Open: Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Picking updates: Click here for picking updates. Directions: from Montgomery take 331 south to Luverne. From Luverne take 29 east toward Troy. Just after you enter 4 lane leaving Luverne Look for sign saying Patsburg left 5 miles. Take Left on Petrey Highway. Travel 5 miles to Patsburg community. After Crossing long bridge, farm is on the right. If you pass white church on left you have gone too far. Look for ponds on the right. Payment: Cash, only. (UPDATED: November 17, 2009)

Dale County

  • Cooper Organic Farms - blackberries, blueberries, raspberries (red),
    County Road 72, Ariton, AL 36311. Phone: 334-372-1322. Email: justen_danielle@yahoo.com. Open: Call for hours. Directions: 4 miles east of Ariton (southeast Alabama) on County Road 72. Payment: Cash, only. Click here for our Facebook page. (ADDED: January 23, 2012)
  • Deloney Farms - Strawberries (You pick or we pick)
    1121 Co Rd 34, Ozark, AL 36360. Phone: (334) 774-9918. Directions: From US Hwy 231, take AL Hwy 27 south, 2 miles. Open: Monday to Saturday, 7 am to 5 pm.
  • Ike Behar - Hybrid Chestnuts
    102 Private Rd 1438, Enterprise, AL 36330. Phone: (334) 347-4041. Directions: Just off Dale Co. 17, Between Ft. Rucker Blvd & US Hwy 84. Open: Late September - Oct, By appointment only.
    Comments from a visitor on September 28, 2009: "Just got off the phone with Mr. Behar. He said the quantity was low and the quality was poor this year and not worth picking."
  • Pea River Berry Farm - No pesticides are used, apples, blackberries, blueberries, figs, muscadine grapes, melons, peaches, pecans , persimmons, tangerines, strawberries, U-pick and already picked, picnic area
    150 Feet Past Pea River Bridge On Highway 231, Ariton, AL 36311. Phone: 334-635-5970. Alternate Phone: 334-369-8050. Email: ptgrnsrt1@aol.com. Open: Wednesday, Friday, and Saturday 9 am to 6 pm Sunday afternoons by appointment only Private picking appointments available 7 days a week by appointment only. Directions: From Brundige go South on Highway 231 until just before Pea River Bridge. Farm on left 150 feet before Bridge. From Ozark head North on Highway 231. Cross over Historical Bridge at Pea River. About 150 feet past bridge look to right for farm. Click here for a map and directions. We do not use pesticides on the crops. Payment: Cash, Check, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard, Discover. (ADDED: September 08, 2013) (UPDATED: September 25, 2013)
  • Turner South Farm - Blueberries (You pick or we pick)
    1996 N Union Avenue, P.O. Box 35, Ozark, AL 36361. Phone: (334) 774-5242. Directions: From caution light on Roy Parker & N Union, 1 mile north on Union Ave. Open: May 25-July 31, Monday to Saturday, 7 am til late afternoon, Friday - 5 pm til dark.

Dallas County

Elmore County

  • Barber Berry Farm, LLC - blackberries, blueberries, muscadine grapes, peaches, pumpkins, restrooms, picnic area, school tours
    2362 Alabama River Parkway, Millbrook, AL 36054. Phone: 334-549-4710. Email: kenandanida@barberberryfarm.com. Open: Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 9 am to 2 pm and Saturday from 8 am to 4 pm, June 1 through July 14 and August 15 through September 22. Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Directions: Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Check, WIC Vouchers, SFMNP Vouchers. Click here for our Facebook page. When in season we also sell boysenberries, strawberries, tomatoes and persimmons at our fruit stand. (UPDATED: October 16, 2011)
  • J.& J. Berry Farm - Blueberries, blackberries, daylillies. 
    Jo Ann Bailey 198 Windy Ridge Road, Wetumpka, AL 36093. Phone: (334) 567-4920. Open: June, July, Aug. Daily 8 am to 4 pm Saturday 7 am to 7 pm. Directions: Hwy 231 N to Wetumpka. Turn on Elmore Co Rd 8 (Redland Rd) approximately 6 mile to Windy Ridge Rd.
  • Ledger's Landing - blackberries, blueberries, figs, grapes, pears, persimmons, muscadines (many varieties).
    3865 Central Plank Road, Wetumpka, AL 36109. Phone: 334-514-0419. Alternate Phone: 334-651-2626. Email: Ledgerslanding@gmail.com. Open: Weekends or call ahead if possible to make appointment. Directions: 3 and 6/10 miles from the beginning of AL highway 9 (intersection of US 231 N of Wetumpka) on left side of road. Click here for a map and directions. Crops are usually available in mid June, July, August, September, and October. Payment: Cash, Check. Includes the farms formerly called Morrione Vineyards and Porter's Place. (ADDED: July 07, 2009)
  • Oakview Farms - blueberries, Honey from hives on the farm, Fresh eggs, gift shop, events at your location (call for info)
    164 Dewberry Trail, Wetumpka, AL 36093. Phone: 334-567-9221. Email: oakview164@aol.com. Open: For blueberry U Pick, days open are Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday 7:00 am to 1:00 pm. Directions: From US Highway 231 North in Wetumpka, turn onto Redland Road and go straight up the hill 5.3 miles. Oakview Farms sign will be on the corner of Redland Road and Dewberry Trail. Store is first driveway on Dewberry Trail. Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Check. Click here for our Facebook page. Fresh stone ground grains, lettuces, honey, free range eggs available year around. Fall organic vegetables available starting in 2010. (ADDED: June 26, 2010) (UPDATED: February 29, 2012)
  • Witherspoon Fruit Farm - Peaches, blackberries and okra
    7148 Coosa River Road, Deatsville, AL 36022. Phone: 334-569-3598. Open: June 15 through August 1 on Tuesday and Saturday mornings. Directions: On dirt section of 7148 Coosa River Road; Call for directions.

Geneva County

  • Aplin Farms - strawberries(u-pick and pre-picked)and peaches, broad beans, broccoli, corn (sweet), cucumbers, eggplant, figs, flowers, onions, peas, pecans , peppers, pumpkins, summer squash, winter squash, tomatoes, other vegetables, pumpkin patch-pick in the field, pumpkin patch- already gathered from the field, corn maze, tractor-pulled hay rides, wagon rides, and prepicked produce, petting zoo, farm animals, birthday parties, school tours
    2729 N Co Rd 49 , Dothan, AL 36305. Phone: 334-726-5104. Email us at: john@aplinfarms.com . Directions: From Dothan take Hwy 84W about 5.5 miles. Turn left on County Road 49. Go about 5.6 miles on Co Rd 49. The Farm will be on the right. Co Rd 49 is also known as South Bay Springs Road. And for a map to our farm, Click here. Click here for picking updates. Crops are usually available in May, June, July, August, September, October. Open: Daily. Call for Hay Ride Times. Groups can make reservation Monday through Friday. Corn Maze and Pumpkin Patch are open the Month of October. All other crops are available from May to October. Call for availability. Payment: Cash, Check. Also operates greenhouse; we sell: Ferns, hanging baskets, & many other types of plant in the spring and Mums in the fall. (UPDATED: April 08, 2012)
  • Charles E. Carroll - Strawberries
    3204 Willow Creek Road, Dothan, AL 36305-1949. Phone: (334) 792-0761. Directions: Hwy 52 West of Malvern. Open: April 10-May 30, Monday to Saturday, 8 am to 5 pm.
  • Charles Turner - U-Pick peas (several varieties) Field & Sweet corn, melons
    3067 Co Rd 6, Black, AL 36314. Phone: (334)684-3008. Directions: 4 ½ miles Southeast of Geneva on Co Rd 6. Open: June 25-July 15, 7 days a week daylight till dark.
  • Forrest Haynes - Blueberries
    542 Johnson Road, Samson, AL 36477. Phone: (334)684-2706. Directions: Hwy 52 halfway between Samson & Geneva at caution light, turn South. Follow signs Open: May 20 - July 15, Daily 7 am to 7 pm.
  • Four R Farms - blackberries, blueberries, herbs/spices, muscadine grapes, Fresh eggs, U-pick and already picked, snacks and refreshment stand
    5255 South County Road 85, Slocomb, AL 36375. Phone: 334-886-3394. Alternate Phone: 334-886-3396. Email: bradley.reeder@gmail.com. Open: Call for hours. Directions: Call for directions so we can get you here the quickest way possible. Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Check. Our berries are insecticide free and so are the herbs. (ADDED: June 21, 2010)
  • McAlister's - Vegetables
    1785 S St Hwy 103, Slocomb, AL 36375. Phone: (334)886-2576. Directions: 2 ½ miles S of Slocomb on Hwy 103. Farm on left. Open: June - July, Daily Daylight. Tomatoes, butterbeans, watermelons, cantaloupes, pink-eye & white peas, snap beans.
  • Waterberry Farm - beans, flowers, strawberries
    1449 N. Morris Street, Slocomb, AL 36375. Phone: 334-886-2454. Email us at: phennig@sw.rr.com. Directions: From Hwy 52 east in Slocomb,turn right onto North Morris street. Drive 2&1/2 miles, Waterberry Farm will be on your left. And for a map to our farm, click here. Crops are usually available in January, February, March, April, May, November, December. Open: Tuesday-Saturday 8am-5pm and Sunday 1pm-4pm Strawberries and Beans: November-May. Flowers March-May We use natural practices, but are not yet certified Organic. Payment: Cash, Check. We are the Wiregrass area's only vertical strawberry patch. Our berries are grown hydroponically in a greenhouse. They can be picked with no bending or kneeling! We also have lettuce, arugala, and herbs.

Henry County

  • Blues Brothers Orchards - blueberries,
    255 Co Rd 49, Headland, AL 36345. Phone: 334-726-9008. Directions: Hiway 431 Headland AL, take county road 99 to county road 8,2 miles on left. And for a map to our farm, click here. Crops are usually available in June, July. Open: call to check on times. Payment: Cash, Check. Blueberry festival on June 21, 2008!

Houston County

  • Bell Farms - Tomatoes, okra, squash, bell pepper, hot pepper, watermelons, cantaloupes, cucumbers, turnips, and collards.
    3329 Iris Road, Dothan, AL 36301. Phone: (334) 677-5267. Directions: 6 miles south of Dothan on Hwy 231. Click here for a map and directions. Open: June 1 to August 1; Daily from 7 am to 7 pm. Peas, corn, watermelons, cantaloupes. (UPDATED: July 08, 2008)
  • Vic & Tillie Hummer - Pecans
    120 Miller Merrett Road, Cottonwood, AL 36320. Phone: (334) 691-4593. Directions: Hwy 53, South 2 miles of Cottonwood. First left past Wells Produce Farm. Open: September - March, Monday to Saturday, Daylight.
  • J & A Produce - U-pick vegetables
    111 Patsy Lane, Dothan, AL 36305. Phone: 334-685-0661. Email: Andreward2002@yahoo.com. Open: Year Round from Monday to Saturday from 7 AM to 7 PM. Directions: From Dothan, take Hwy 84 West. You will see Max Snell Farm Equipment on your left. Turn left onto Bay Springs Road. Keep on this road until you pass Bay Springs Church on your left. We are located just past the church about 1/2 mile on your right-hand side. Typical crops: Watermelons, cantaloupes, tomatoes, sweet corn, peppers, squash, okra, southern peas, collards
  • Maria's Vineyard - muscadine grapes, and prepicked produce, restrooms
    3940 Fortner Street, Dothan, AL 36305. Phone: 334-702 0679. Email us at: ContactUs@MariasVineyard.com.  Directions: Dothan 231 west side circle take Fortner Street watch for sign on the right. Click here for a map to our farm. Crops are usually available in August, September, October. Open: Monday to Saturday 8:00 am to 5:00 pm Muscadine grapes August 20- September Payment: Cash, only. Offer special event planning and facilities for weddings, receptions, parties, wine tasting and reunions.
  • Shiver's - Strawberries, vegetables
    19430 US Hwy 84E, Gordon, AL 36343. Phone: (334)522-3756. Directions: From Medical Center travel E on Hwy 84E approx 15 miles. See signs on right. Open: May 1 - Oct, Monday to Saturday, 7 am to 7 pm, Sunday 1 pm to 7 pm. Tomatoes, peaches, squash, strawberries, field & sweet corn, peas, butterbeans, eggplant, peppers, okra.
  • Whispering Pines Ranch - blueberries, U-pick and already picked, porta-potties
    1656 Cephus Rollins Road, Columbia, AL 36319. Phone: (334) 796-8165. Open: June 1 to July 4; We are open 7 days a week from daybreak until sunset as long as the berries are ripe; Please call for availability. Directions: From Ross Clark Circle in Dothan, AL, head East on State Highway 52 for approximately 14 miles to mile marker 78 at County Road 33. Turn right on County Road 33. The orchard is 7/10ths of a mile down on the left. Payment: Cash, Check. (ADDED: June 16, 2013)

Lee County

  • Billy Allen - blueberries, restrooms
    2906 Old Columbus Road, Opelika, AL 36804. Phone: 334-745-7686. Open: June 15 till August 15 during daylight hours, 7 days a week. Directions: Approximately 3 miles east of I-85 Exit 60 on Old Columbus Road. Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, only. (UPDATED: December 15, 2013)
  • Dorman Vineyards - muscadine grapes,
    534 Lee Road 23, Auburn, AL 36830. Phone: 334-826-1580. Email: dormanvineyards@gmail.com. Open: Dorman Vineyards will not be open to the public this season (2012); We apologize for any inconvenience. Directions: From I-85 exit 51, take Highway 29 South. Travel about 1.6 miles, then turn left on CR-10/Sandhill Road. Travel about 2.6 miles and turn right on CR-23. Travel approximately .6 miles to 534 Lee Road 23. This is the third driveway on the right side of the road. Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, only. A limited number of muscadine vines will be available for sale. (UPDATED: August 17, 2010) (ADDED: August 31, 2009) (UPDATED: September 02, 2011) (UPDATED: August 14, 2012)
  • Peggie Dunn - Blueberries, grapes, bulbs, ginger
    355 Lee St, Salem, AL 36874. Phone: (334) 745-4190. Open: June 15-Nov 1 Daily 7 am to  6 pm.
  • Ed Jacobs - Peas, tomatoes, peppers, butter beans, sweet corn, nursery plants, Able to receive coupons.
    2-J Pic N Pay Vegetable Farm, 1296 Lee Rd 047, Opelika, AL 36804. Phone: (334) 745-2569. Alternate phone: (334) 745-0494. Directions: South of Opelika on AL Hwy 51 W, 7 miles. Turn right on Lee Co Rd 47 for 1 mile. Farm behind Flower Zone Nursery. Open: Mid-May to Mid- August . Friday, Saturday & Sunday Daylight hours.
  • Randle Farms - Blueberries, honey, tomatoes, peppers, herbs. Call for other items 
    9215 Lee Rd 54, Auburn, AL 36380. Phone: (334) 749-1073. Directions: I-85 to exit 58, go east on Gateway Dr to dead end. Turn right on Lee Rd 54 to 4-way stop. Farm is 3 miles on left. Open: June 1- Nov 15, Monday to Saturday; hours change seasonally. Please check website calendar or call ahead. (UPDATED: October 22, 2009)
  • Robert E Weed - Muscadines, scuppernongs
    474 Lee Rd 117, Opelika, AL 36801. Phone: (334) 749-1762. Directions: South of Opelika on Co Rd 166, about 7 miles. First Rd to left beyond Providence Baptist Church, (117) 4th house on right. Open: August 15 -Nov 1, Daily. Daylight hours.
  • Shade Tree Farm - tomatoes, other vegetables,
    815 Lee Road 288, Smith Station, AL 36877. Phone: 256-504-4102. Alternate Phone: 256-504-4096. Open: Monday to Saturday, from 8 am to 6 pm. Directions: Highway 280 to Lee Road 288 then 1.3 miles on the right. 1/4 mile from the Flea Market. Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, only. Bell Peppers, Jalepenos, and Corn comming soon!. (ADDED: June 28, 2012)

Lowndes County

Macon County

  • Shady Grove Road Blueberry Patch - Uses natural growing practices, blueberries, U-pick and already picked, porta-potties
    Macon County Road 81, Tuskegee, AL 36083. Phone: 334-727-1991. Alternate Phone: 334-703-2603. Email: sgberrypatch@hotmail.com. Open: Wednesday to Saturday from 7am to 12pm. Directions: Click here for a map and directions. We use natural practices, but are not seeking organic certification. Payment: Cash, only. (UPDATED: July 21, 2013) (UPDATED: June 09, 2012)

Montgomery County

  • K. M. Yawn - Muscadines, peaches, pears
    11 Watson Circle, Montgomery, AL 36109. Phone: (334) 279-6369. Directions: 1 block off the Atl Hwy, turn at Hancock Fabrics (next to Country's & Big Lots) Open: August 1-September 15-- muscadines, Please call for times & dates Muscadines, peaches, pears, firewood (oak & hickory), house plants
  • St. Nicholas Farms - Pumpkins, Christmas trees
    Rt 11, Box 302-M, Montgomery, AL 36117. Phone: (334) 396-5028. Directions: I-85 Exit 11 on Atlanta Highway across from Arrowhead Subdivision. Open: October 9- December 25. Call for times

Pike County

Russell County

  • Backyard Orchards - blueberries, pumpkins, strawberries, gift shop, concessions / refreshment stand, restrooms, picnic area, picnic area (bring your own food), inflatables/bounce house, birthday parties, weddings and wedding parties, school tours, group reservations
    6585 Highway 431 North, Eufaula, AL 36027. Phone: 334-695-5875. Alternate Phone: 334-695-7623. Email: backyardorchards@hotmail.com. Open: April 1 pm to August 29. Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Directions: From Eufaula travel 13 miles North on Highway 431 North. The orchard is on the right. From Columbus/Phenix City travel South on 431 South about 30 miles (to mile marker 81) the orchard is on the left. Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Check, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard, Discover, WIC Vouchers, SFMNP Vouchers. Click here for our Facebook page. Typical harvest dates (always call first): Strawberries: March 18 to June 1 Blueberries: May-July Other Veggies: May-August Pumpkins: October-November. (UPDATED: April 08, 2014) (UPDATED: October 22, 2012) (ADDED: March 23, 2010)
  • Country Living Farms - Blueberries, muscadines
    51 Thrash Road, Seale, AL 36875. Phone: 334-855-4311. Email: calthrash@aol.com. Open: Berry season: June 1-August 1, Sunday through Thursday, 9 am to 6 pm, Friday 9 am till noon; Never open Saturday; Call for muscadines or figs. Directions: From Phenix City & Columbus, GA take 431 S. Left 165. Turn right on 39. Go past stop sign, turn left on Kitetown Road, farm is approx. one-eighth of a mile on left. The name has changed from "Country Living" to "Thrash's Berry Farm." (UPDATED: April 04, 2010)

Tallapoosa County

  • George R. Carlton - Blueberries
    835 Pinecrest Drive, Alexander City, AL 35010. Phone: (256) 234-2486. Directions: From 280 East to Jackson Gap to Rock Springs. Open: June-July, Monday to Saturday, 6 am to 6 pm
  • Blueberry Havens - blueberries
    1612 Rainbow Dr, Camp Hill, AL 36850. Phone: (800) 407-5628. Directions: Near Walnut Hill @ Lake Martin. Go 3 mile on Churchill Rd between highways 49 and 50. For a map log onto the web site. June 14-July 31, Open: 7 days a week Daylight hours.
  • Sweet Pick'ins Farm - strawberries, U-pick and already picked
    847 Old Miller's Ferry Road, Dadeville, AL 36853. Phone: 334-707-8220. Alternate Phone: 334-750-1401. Email: tapandedie@sweetpickinsfarm.com. Open: Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Directions: From Dadeville take Highway 280 West, turn right on North Loop Road, turn left on to Old Miller's Ferry Road. The farm is one mile off Highway 280. Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, only. Click here for our Facebook page. Strawberries beginning around mid-March until May; Green Onions beginning in April and going through May; Sweet Onions beginning in May; Cantaloupes from June through September; Watermelons in July and August; Fall Tomatoes starting mid-August; Turnips and Greens starting mid-September; Collards starting in October. (ADDED: March 05, 2011)(UPDATED: March 10, 2012)
  • Taylor's Blueberry Farm - blueberries,
    6725 Sanford Road, Alexander, AL 35010. Phone: 256-215-3885. Email: darinc@dishmail.net. Directions: Call or e-mail for directions. And for a map to our farm, click here. Crops are usually available in July, August, September. Open: Monday thru Saturday by appointment and closed on Sunday; If you would like for them to be picked for you then give a 2 day notice; Thank you. Blueberries are available the last week of June through mid September. Payment: Cash, Check. (ADDED: June 18, 2008)

 


Crop Availability

Near Birmingham , strawberries are usually ready for picking in mid-April.


Farmer's Markets, Farm Stands and Roadside Stands, Etc.
(NOT pick-your-own, unless they are also listed above)

Chilton County

  • Jimmy Durbin Farms - Farm stand / farm market on a farm, Wide variety of seasonal, locally grown fruits and vegetables, all produce is grown using IPM (integrated pest management), peaches, tomatoes,
    3233 County Road 30, Clanton, AL 35045. Phone: 205-755-4203. Email: jimdurbinfarms@gmail.com. Open: Seasonal May through August Monday to Friday 7 am to 4 pm. Directions: From Clanton take highway 22 west to Maplesville. Approximately 5 miles take a left on County Road 37. Go 5 miles to County Road 30 and take a left. We are located on the corner. Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, only. We grow Chilton County Peaches. (ADDED: December 10, 2013)

Coffee County

  • Enterprise Farmers Market - Wide variety of seasonal fruits and vegetables,
    Main Street, Enterprise , AL 36330. Phone: (334) 348-2668. Open: They are open 7-12 noon on Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday; Local farmers from southeast come and sale their goods...All veggies grown local and great prices, also local honey and other home canned products.  Directions: Call for directions. Payment: Cash, only. There are usually 5-10 vendors at the market and are very polite and accommodating. Even local fresh eggs (chicken and Duck). Honey, home canned jellies and jams.. Watermelons, tomatoes and all veggies.  (Suggested by a visitor, ADDED: July 02, 2013)
    A visitor writes on July 02, 2013: "Farmers Market is amazing. Wonderful home grown veggies, some organic.. Great people... I have been going there for 2 years and love it...They sell from April to October; Great people and great local grown produce. I would give it a 5 star rating...."

Elmore County

  • Barber Berry Farm, LLC - Farm stand / farm market on a farm, some produce is grown using IPM (integrated pest management), beans, blackberries, blueberries, cucumbers, eggplant, nectarines, pears, peaches, peppers, persimmons, plums, pumpkins, summer squash, tomatoes, restrooms, picnic area, school tours
    2362 Alabama River Parkway, Millbrook, AL 36054. Phone: 334-549-4710. Email: kenandanida@barberberryfarm.com. Open: Same dates and times as when the farm is open for either pick - your - own activities or the Pumpkin Patch. Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Directions: Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Check, WIC Vouchers, SFMNP Vouchers. Click here for our Facebook page. (UPDATED: October 16, 2011)
  • Oakview Farms - Farm stand / farm market on a farm, Farmers market (multiple stalls or vendors), Wide variety of seasonal, locally grown fruits and vegetables, some produce is sustainably grown, some produce is grown using IPM (integrated pest management), all produce is sustainably grown, Covered outdoor market, Fresh local eggs, Baked goods, Preserves, jams, jellies, Honey from hives on the farm, Fresh eggs, gift shop, events at your location (call for info)
    164 Dewberry Trail, Wetumpka, AL 36093. Phone: 334-567-9221. Email: oakview164@aol.com. Open: Thursday to Saturday from 9 am to 4 pm. Directions: From US Highway 231 North in Wetumpka, turn onto Redland Road and go straight up the hill 5.3 miles. Oakview Farms sign will be on the corner of Redland Road and Dewberry Trail. Store is first driveway on Dewberry Trail. Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Check. Click here for our Facebook page. (UPDATED: February 29, 2012) (ADDED: June 26, 2010)

Lee County

  • Eastwood Solutions - Garden stand on a residence (which is NOT on a farm), all produce is sustainably grown, Covered outdoor market, Fresh local eggs, beans, beets, corn (sweet), cucumbers, eggplant, herbs/spices, melons, summer squash, winter squash, tomatoes, other vegetables, Other fruit or veg,
    146 Lee Road 2012, Opelika, AL 36804. Phone: 334-707-4492. Email: stevesaia@eastwoodsolutions.net. Open: Sunday to Friday, from 7 am to 7 pm, June 1 to October 31 Closed Saturdays. Directions: I-85 exit 62 take 280 East towards Columbus (4.5) miles. Left on County Road 155 (1.5) miles, right on County Road 183 (0.9) miles. Turn right into Ravenwood first street on right, first driveway on left. From Columbus: 280 West to Opelika, milepost 132 take right on County Road 155 (1.5) miles, right on County Road 183 (0.9) miles, right into Ravenwood first street on right, first driveway on left. Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Check. We currently have approximately 4,000 square feet of raised beds and will gladly pick and pack your orders if you call ahead. 334-707-4492. Clemson Okra, Georgia collards, Black Diamond Watermelons. (ADDED: May 29, 2012)
  • Shade Tree Farm - Farm stand / farm market on a farm, tomatoes, other vegetables,
    815 Lee Road 288, Smith Station, AL 36877. Phone: 256-504-4102. Alternate Phone: 256-504-4096. Open: Monday to Saturday, from 8 am to 6 pm. Directions: Highway 280 to Lee Road 288 then 1.3 miles on the right. 1/4 mile from the Flea Market. Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, only. Bell Peppers, Jalepenos, and Corn comming soon!. (ADDED: June 28, 2012)

Russell County

  • Backyard Orchards - Roadside stand, Farm stand / farm market on a farm, Farm market, not located on the farm, Wide variety of seasonal fruits and vegetables, Wide variety of seasonal, locally grown fruits and vegetables, Wide variety of seasonal, fruits and vegetables (some locally grown), all produce is grown using IPM (integrated pest management), Indoor market, Covered outdoor market, Baked goods, Preserves, jams, jellies, Crafts, artistic products, etc, beans, blueberries, broccoli, carrots, corn (sweet), cotton, cucumbers, eggplant, melons, onions, peas, peaches, peppers, plums, pumpkins, summer squash, winter squash, strawberries, tomatoes, other vegetables, gift shop, concessions / refreshment stand, restrooms, picnic area, picnic area (bring your own food), inflatables/bounce house, birthday parties, weddings and wedding parties, school tours, group reservations
    6585 Highway 431 North, Eufaula, AL 36027. Phone: 334-695-5875. Alternate Phone: 334-695-7623. Email: backyardorchards@hotmail.com. Open: Monday to Saturday 8 am to 5:30 CST; Sunday 1 pm to 5 CST; April - August Pumpkin Season September 29 am to November 1. Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Directions: From Eufaula travel 13 miles North on Highway 431 North. The orchard is on the right. From Columbus/Phenix City travel South on 431 South about 30 miles (to mile marker 81) the orchard is on the left. Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Check, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard, Discover, WIC Vouchers, SFMNP Vouchers. Click here for our Facebook page. (UPDATED: April 08, 2014) (UPDATED: October 22, 2012)(ADDED: March 23, 2010)

Farm Venues for Events, Activities, Parties and Meetings:

Russell County

  • Backyard Orchards - Wedding Ceremony, Wedding Reception, Wedding Rehearsal Dinner, Banquets / Dinners, Birthday parties, Business meetings, Business outings, Corporate events, PR or Marketing events, Conferences, Filming or photo shoots, Classes, lectures or Speakers, School and educational groups, Daycare and preschool groups, Other Private Parties, Lighting, Heating, Cooking Facilities, Kitchen facilities available, You may bring your own food, Some Tables and chairs are provided, Bring Your Own Tables and chairs, Bring your own linens and table silverware, Hotel nearby, Motel nearby, Peach/Nectarine, Apricot, etc. Orchard, Vegetables, or bush fruit, Corn maze, Pumpkin patch, Beautiful rural setting, Fishing nearby, hunting nearby, boating nearby, skiing nearby, golf nearby, swimming pool nearby, CD Player, Computer, Internet (Wireless), Phone available, Free Onsite Lot parking lot, children welcome, Pets welcome, Smoking allowed in designated areas, handicap accessible, meeting room available, gift shop, concessions / refreshment stand, restrooms, picnic area, picnic area (bring your own food), inflatables/bounce house, birthday parties, weddings and wedding parties, school tours, group reservations
    6585 Highway 431 North, Eufaula, AL 36027. Phone: 334-695-5875. Alternate Phone: 334-695-7623. Email: backyardorchards@hotmail.com. Open: Monday to Saturday 8 am to 5:30 CST; Sunday 1 pm to 5 CST; April - August Pumpkin Season September 29 am to November 1. Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Directions: From Eufaula travel 13 miles North on Highway 431 North. The orchard is on the right. From Columbus/Phenix City travel South on 431 South about 30 miles (to mile marker 81) the orchard is on the left. Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Check, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard, Discover, WIC Vouchers, SFMNP Vouchers. Click here for our Facebook page. (UPDATED: April 08, 2014) (UPDATED: October 22, 2012) (ADDED: March 23, 2010)

Local Honey Sources:

Elmore County

  • Oakview Farms - Honey (retail), Wildflower honey, Raw honeys, Honey from hives on the farm, Fresh eggs, gift shop, events at your location (call for info)
    164 Dewberry Trail, Wetumpka, AL 36093. Phone: 334-567-9221. Email: oakview164@aol.com. Open: Thursday to Saturday from 9 am to 4 pm. Directions: From US Highway 231 North in Wetumpka, turn onto Redland Road and go straight up the hill 5.3 miles. Oakview Farms sign will be on the corner of Redland Road and Dewberry Trail. Store is first driveway on Dewberry Trail. Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Check. Click here for our Facebook page. (UPDATED: February 29, 2012) (ADDED: June 26, 2010)

Lee County

  • 31 Produce - Honey (retail), Orange blossom honey, Tupelo honey, Wildflower honey, Comb honey, Pollen, U-pick and already picked
    18500 State Road 31, Alva, FL 33920. Phone: 239-313-8213. Email: MacyG39@aol.com. Open: Monday to Friday 10 am; to 5:30 pm; Saturday 9am to 5:30 pm and Sunday 9am; to 5pm. Directions: 1 mile north of the lee county civic center. strawberries November til April. Payment: Cash, Check. Also we have black-eyed peas, yellow zucchini, green zucchini, okra, green beans, turnips, collards, rutabaga, cucumbers, pickling white cucumbers, radishes, jalapeno, saw palmetto honey. (ADDED: April 25, 2010)

Russell County

  • Backyard Orchards - Honey (retail), Honey from hives on the farm, concessions / refreshment stand, porta-potties, restrooms, picnic area, farm animals, birthday parties, weddings and wedding parties, school tours
    6585 Highway 431, Pittsview, AL 36871. Phone: 33-695-7623. Alternate Phone: 334-370-6490. Email: backyardorchards@hotmail.com. Open: April 1 pm to November 4 Monday - Saturday 9 am to 5 Sunday 1 pm to 5. Directions: Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Check, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard, Discover, AmEx, WIC Vouchers, SFMNP Vouchers. (UPDATED: October 22, 2012)

Meats, Milk and Eggs:

Covington County

  • Florala Farm - Eggs (free range), children welcome, No pets please, Fresh eggs
    24448 Mcphail Farm Rd, Florala , AL 36442. Phone: 850-232-6932. Open: Daily 9 am to 6 pm. Directions: from crestview 85 to florala. turn right at main light. past hospital and caution light left on mcphail farm road 24448 on left before cow field. fresh egg sign out front. Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, only. We also have rabbits for sale. (ADDED: November 22, 2010)

Elmore County

  • Oakview Farms - Goat meat, No hormones used, No antibiotics used, 100% grass and/or grain fed, Eggs (free range), Brown eggs, Farm market with fruits and vegetables, Farm/ranch tours for visitors, children welcome, Honey from hives on the farm, Fresh eggs, gift shop, events at your location (call for info)
    164 Dewberry Trail, Wetumpka, AL 36093. Phone: 334-567-9221. Email: oakview164@aol.com. Open: Thursday to Saturday from 9 am to 4 pm. Directions: From US Highway 231 North in Wetumpka, turn onto Redland Road and go straight up the hill 5.3 miles. Oakview Farms sign will be on the corner of Redland Road and Dewberry Trail. Store is first driveway on Dewberry Trail. Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Check. Click here for our Facebook page. Oakview Farms is a reputable whole grain source and bread baking supply location, greenhouse vegetables facility, honey bee farm, source of meat goats, as well as other items already listed. Oakview Farms carries a variety of homemade relishes, jams, pepper sauce, pickled vegetables. We also carry amish cheeses and butter, and are looking to expand to carry many more food and locally grown items. (UPDATED: February 29, 2012)

Horse Rides and More:

Barbour County

  • Paradise Pumpkin Patch - snacks, refreshments and/or concessions, Fishing nearby, Within an easy drive to an Interstate road, School tours, children welcome, No pets please, handicap accessible, gift shop, concessions / refreshment stand, restrooms, picnic area, face painting, Bouncy castle, pony rides, petting zoo, farm animals, birthday parties, school tours, events at your location (call for info)
    894 County Road 79 South, Eufaula, AL 36027. Phone: 334-695-2258. Fax: 334-6873843. Email: hawkinsridge@earthlink.net. Open: September 24th to November 4th Monday to Friday 8 am to 4 pm central time Saturday 9 am to 6 pm central time Sunday 12 pm to 6 pm central time. Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Directions: From Columbus Ga take 431 south through Eufaula at the red light turn right on 131 go to Bakerhill at 4 way stop turn right we are 3 miles on the right From Dothan go 431 north go to county road 79 north turn left go to Bakerhill at 4 way go straight we are 3 miles on right From Troy go 231 south to highway 10 east turn left follow 10 through clio to 131 south turn left go to 3rd way stop turn left on 79 we are 3 miles on right. Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard. Click here for our Facebook page. Paradise Pumpkin Patch offers fun for the whole family. Our petting zoo and barn has many animals. We also have elk and buffalo to view. Enjoy our inflatable park, cow train, corn cannon, large playground and much more. The large covered picnic area has fans and a concession stand with all the good festival foods. Come spend the day at our farm it will take you a while to see all the attraction. Pony Rides and mules pulling a covered wagon. (ADDED: September 22, 2011)

Wholesale Foods

Lee County

  • Shade Tree Farm - Local sales at our farm, Local delivery, tomatoes, other vegetables,
    815 Lee Road 288, Smith Station, AL 36877. Phone: 256-504-4102. Alternate Phone: 256-504-4096. Open: Monday to Saturday, from 8 am to 6 pm. Directions: Highway 280 to Lee Road 288 then 1.3 miles on the right. 1/4 mile from the Flea Market. Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, only. Bell Peppers, Jalepenos, and Corn comming soon!. (ADDED: June 28, 2012)

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