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Looking for a local, true farmer's market in Birmingham, Tuscaloosa and central Alabama?  Scroll down this page and you will see the farm markets, farm stands, roadside stands, produce markets, even garden fruit and vegetable stands and seasonal community farmer's markets in Birmingham, Tuscaloosa and central Alabama, sorted by county. Markets offering organic or sustainably grown produce are identified by the words "organic" and/or "sustainable" in Green, next to their name. If they have a website, the name will be in blue and underlined; click on it and it will open their website.

And if you know of one I missed and want to add it or correct the information, please let me know!  

What's in season in November 2017, and other timely information:

November brings with it the Fall harvest of many crops, from apples to many vegetables, and the ability to buy locally, soon col weather crops, like spinach, some lettuces, peas, kale, Brussels sprouts, broccoli, cauliflower, leeks and early onions,  plus fresh winter squash, pumpkins and moren.

Farmer's Market Listings

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Bibb County

Blount County

  • Daniel Allman / Allman Farms - beans, corn (sweet), melons, peas, peppers, tomatoes, other vegetables, restrooms
    6866 County Highway 29, Oneonta, AL 35121. Phone: 205-274-8448. Alternate Phone: 205-625-3047. Open: We start picking some of our crops in June and will continue through October or November. Directions: From 59 take Ashville Oneonta Exit 166 which will be Highway 231 go toward Oneonta. At top of mountain take a left on County Road 12 stay on that road until it ends and turn left on County Road 29, stay on that road until you come to a T we will be on your left. From Oneonta take Highway 231 South the road will turn into a 3 lane take your first road on you right it will be County Road 29 stay on that road until it runs into a T, we will be on you left. Payment: Cash, WIC Vouchers, SFMNP Vouchers. (UPDATED: July 05, 2010)

Calhoun County

  • Earth Day Garden - Organic, farm market, fruit & vegetables, tours of the operation
    101 East 21st Street, Anniston, AL 36201. Phone: 256-499-5017. Open: 9 AM to 6 pm Monday thru Saturday. Directions: Call for directions. Payment: Cash, only..  (ADDED: May 26, 2012, suggested by a visitor)
    Comments from a visitor on May 26, 2012: "excellent products and service, the only steady supplier of organic products in the area"
  • Forever Sunrise Organics - Garden stand on a residence, Wide variety of seasonal, locally grown fruits and vegetables, all produce is sustainably grown,
    76 James St, Piedmont, AL 36272. Phone: 256-282-1183. Alternate Phone: 256-473-6109. Email: daveandroxanna@foreversunriseorganics.com. Open:April 15th Hours Wednesday - 8:00 am to 7:00 pm Thursday - 8:00 am to 7:00 pm Friday - 8:00 am to 7:00 pm Saturday - 7:00 to 3:00 pm closed Sunday Monday and Tuesday by appointment only. Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Directions: Call for directions. Payment: Cash, Check, WIC Vouchers, SFMNP Vouchers. We are micro bio-intensive, growing in raised beds. All produce is organic, We are certified naturally grown. Visitors can easily access growing areas. (ADDED: March 05, 2011)
    Comments from a visitor on January 11, 2012: "Loved this farm!! "
  • City of Jacksonville Farmers Market - Farmers market (multiple stalls or vendors), Wide variety of seasonal, locally grown fruits and vegetables, some produce is certified organically grown, some produce is sustainably grown, some produce is grown using IPM (integrated pest management), Covered outdoor market, Fresh local eggs, Baked goods, Preserves, jams, jellies, Crafts, artistic products, etc, apples, asparagus, beans, beets, blackberries, blueberries, broad beans, broccoli, carrots, corn (sweet), cucumbers, eggplant, figs, flowers, herbs/spices, lavender, melons, onions, other berries, pears, peas, peaches, pecans , peppers, pumpkins, summer squash, winter squash, strawberries, tomatoes, restrooms, events at your location (call for info)
    301 Church Street, Jacksonville, AL 36265. Phone: 205-393-3510. Email: jacksonvillefarmersmarket@gmail.com. Open: Saturdays: 7 am to 11am May 5th - November 17, Mondays: 4 pm to 8pm June 4th - August 27 Thursday, 2012. Directions: Behind Roma's Restuarant on 301 Church Street off the Jacksonville City Square on highway 21. Here is a link for map: Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Check, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard, SFMNP Vouchers. (ADDED: March 14, 2012)

Chambers County

Clay County

  • Holmestead Farm - Garden stand on a residence, Wide variety of seasonal, locally grown fruits and vegetables, Covered outdoor market, gift shop, concessions / refreshment stand, restrooms, picnic area, birthday parties, weddings and wedding parties, school tours
    6582 Clay County Road 7, Talladega, AL 35160. Phone: 256-404-4316. Alternate Phone: 256-404-2033. Email: mkimerling@yahoo.com. Open: During picking season: Monday, Wednesday, Friday & Saturday: 8 am to 3 pm; Tuesday: Closed; Thursday: Closed; and the season usually runs from early June to early Fall. Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Directions: 6582 County Road 7, Talladega, AL is 1.7 miles north of the intersection of AL highway 148 and Clay County Road 7. Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Check, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard, WIC Vouchers, SFMNP Vouchers. Click here for our Facebook page. (ADDED: May 04, 2011) (UPDATED: July 08, 2013)

Cleburne County

Cullman County

  • Burks Farms - Strawberries, peaches, pumpkins, tomatoes, watermelons & cantaloupes and lots of other stuff too!
    5000 Hwy 69, Fairview, AL 35058. Phone: 256-385-2812. Open: April 1 to October 1 on Monday to Saturday from 8 am to 6 pm. Payment: cash, check, EBT, Farmers market nutrition vouchers from WIC program. Pumpkin Patch and flowers in fall (ADDED: April 24, 2010, suggested by a visitor)
    Comments from a visitor on May 04, 2012: "No longer a PYO, they still have a variety of berries and other fruits and vegetables, but their produce is available only at their roadside stand (Hwy 69) and at the Cullman and Decatur Farmers Markets.
    Comments from a visitor on April 24, 2010: "Its U-pick and they have some already picked! I love this farm. Its a favorite stopping place for my family when we travel hwy 69 to Guntersville from Cullman. These are some of the nicest people you will meet! GREAT produce grown right across the street from the "Store" stand, so you KNOW its local. "
  • Cullman StrawberryFest at Festhalle Market Platz - Wide variety of seasonal, locally grown fruits and vegetables, some produce is certified organically grown, Covered outdoor market, Fresh local eggs, Baked goods, Preserves, jams, jellies, Crafts, artistic products, etc, restrooms, birthday parties, weddings and wedding parties, school tours, events at your location (call for info)
    Intersection Of Arnold Street And 1st Avenue NE, Cullman, AL 35056. Phone: 256-590-2003. Alternate phone: 256-734-9157 Ext 18.. Email: jsimms@cullmancity.org. Open: Cullman's Festhalle Farmers Market is open April through October; Times are: 8 am  to 2 pm Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays April 2 through October 31, 2013. Directions: From Birmingham – I-65 north Take the 308 Exit (U.S. highway 278 East) into Cullman. Take a left at fourth traffic light on highway 31 (Second Avenue ) and go to the second traffic light (Arnold Street) and take a right just past the AutoZone on your right. You will cross the railroad tracks. The train depot will be on your left. Immediately to your right past the tracks is the site of the market at the corner of Arnold Street and First Avenue Northeast. Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Check, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard, Discover, SFMNP Vouchers. Everyone is invited to come to Cullman, AL the weekend of May 13 and 14, 2011 and join us in painting the town Strawberry Red in observance of our annual Cullman StrawberryFest Celebration. Festhalle Market Platz, Cullman’s Farmers Market located at the intersection of Arnold Street and 1st Avenue NE, will open the 2011 Market Season at 7 a.m. Friday, May 13 and Saturday, May 14. Come shop for the finest strawberries and home-grown produce found anywhere in North Alabama and then stay a spell to enjoy a classic car/truck and antique tractor show, annual Community Arts and Crafts Fair, Kiddie Carnival, 5-K Run, Wagon Rides, Historical District Tours, Downtown Sidewalk Sale, Live Musical Entertainment at the Festhalle and a variety of contests, food and concessions. FREE PARKING. FREE ADMISSION.  (UPDATED: February 18, 2013) (UPDATED: January 14, 2011) (ADDED: July 07, 2010)

 

Etowah County

  • Purple Puppy Produce - Farmers market (multiple stalls or vendors), Wide variety of seasonal, locally grown fruits and vegetables, apples, beans, blackberries, blueberries, broad beans, carrots, corn (sweet), cucumbers, eggplant, grapes, lemons, melons, onions, oranges, other berries, other citrus, pears, peas, peaches, pecans , peppers, summer squash, winter squash, strawberries, tomatoes, other vegetables, concessions / refreshment stand, restrooms
    1705 East Meighan Boulevard, Stall 104, Gadsden, AL 35903. Phone: 256-438-6724. Email: purplepuppyproduce@yahoo.com. Open: Poorman's Trade Day is open from 5am to 3pm, Thursday through Sunday, rain or shine. Directions: directly across from Johnson's Foods at the intersection of US-431 and US-278. Purple Puppy Produce is next to the Big Green Shed by the Concession office (Stall 104). Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard, Discover. Click here for our Facebook page. Our physical "store" is only open on Friday and Saturday (rain or shine) from 5:30am to 12noon, but we deliver direct to you Monday through Saturday, 9am to 6pm. (ADDED: July 22, 2014)

Fayette County

Greene County

Hale County

Jefferson County

  • Birmingham Farmer's Market- Wide variety of seasonal fruits and vegetables
    Off Finley Avenue, Birmingham, AL. Open: 24/7. Directions: Near Niki's West Restaurant. Call for directions. Payment: Cash, only. They have about 70 regular vendors. (ADDED: July 24, 2010, suggested by a visitor)
    Comments from a visitor on July 24, 2010: "Excellent quality. Not the easiest place to find. Where to go to get the freshest, locally grown produce and plants."
  • Irondale Farmer's Market- Wide variety of seasonal fruits and vegetables
    Irondale Cafe, 1906 1st Avenue North, Irondale, AL 35210-1102. Phone: (205) 956-5258. Email: Info@IrondaleCafe.com. Open: The Irondale Community Farmer's Market continues today, Wednesday, July 14th from 3:00pm - 6pm. The market is located in front of the Irondale Cafe on 1st Ave. North in Historic Irondale. The Irondale Farmer's Market will continue every Wednesday through September. The farmer's market offers a wide variety of seasonal fruits, vegetables, flowers and plants.... . Directions: Call for directions. Payment: Cash, only. Every Wednesday, through the summer. (ADDED: July 24, 2010, suggested by a visitor)
    Comments from a visitor on July 24, 2010: "Great variety including some very hard-to-come-by Asian vegetables and spices."
  • Pepper Place Saturday Market- Wide variety of seasonal fruits and vegetables,
    2829 2nd Avenue South, Birmingham, AL 35233. Phone: (205) 802-2100 ext. 230. Email: info@pepperplacemarket.com. Open: Rain or Shine, April to December, 7am-12noon; See their website for for hours and availability; May 15- October 9. We spread out of the parking lot to include 29th Street as we accommodate local farmers, artisans, music, art and food!. Directions: See their website for directions. October 16-December 4. Autumn in Alabama means fresh-grown apples, pumpkins and squash for your fall meals. November markets will also bring hand-made gifts just in time for the Holiday Season! Payment: Cash, only. Pepper Place Market brings the best Alabama growers, food producers and artisans to Birmingham each week. From our beginning with a few tents in the center parking lot of Pepper Place, we have now grown to about 100 tents spread across parking lots and streets around Pepper Place. Our attendance also has grown at times to over 8,000 people at the height of the season. Originally running from mid May until early October, our market now begins in mid April and ends in mid December. All of our vendors are local, from a rough geographic range of about 100 miles. All of the farmers who sell to you at the Market are the actual growers, their family members and friends. Ofttimes we will see 3 generations working the market together; evidence that our farmers markets are making a difference in the viability of small Alabama family farms.  (UPDATED: July 04, 2014, from their website) (ADDED: July 24, 2010, suggested by a visitor)

Lamar County

Marion County

Perry County

Pickens County

Saint Clair County

Shelby County

Talladega County

  • C Watts Farm - Farm stand / farm market on a farm, Wide variety of seasonal, locally grown fruits and vegetables, Covered outdoor market, Preserves, jams, jellies, apples, beans, blackberries, corn (sweet), cucumbers, melons, onions, peas, peppers, pumpkins, summer squash, strawberries, tomatoes, other vegetables, walnuts, Other fruit or veg, picnic area
    351 Oak Grove Road, Munford, AL 36268. Phone: 256-493-0916. Email: curtpat351@att.net. Open: Most days Open at 7:30 til Dark 7 days a week; Call before you drive out. Directions: Between Munford and Talladega Highway 21 South. Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Check.  (UPDATED: June 09, 2012) (ADDED: June 08, 2012)

Tuscaloosa County

Walker County

Winston County

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