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McLeod Family Farm

In 2000 after acquiring my families old home place and acreage in old Hopewell Alabama, my husband and I along with our two boys  (now 27 and 20) went to work on our ...
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Meet Ambassador Ricky Albright

Get to know Ricky Albright of Iron Fire Cooking, who will be grilling up Sweet Grown Alabama goodness as a 2023 Sweet Grown Alabama Ambassador. 
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What are the Benefits of Buying Freezer Beef?

There are many advantages to buying beef in bulk, such as cost savings, meal planning convenience, quality, know your producer and the ability to customize cuts.
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Meet Ambassador Kathy Phillips

Get to know Kathy Phillips, of Kathy's Southern Kitchen, who delights followers with southern recipe videos from Dothan. 
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Meet Ambassador Kathleen Phillips

Meet Kathleen Phillips of Grits and Gouda, a 2023 Sweet Grown Alabama Ambassador. 
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Top Five Reasons to Support Local

It’s true. Sometimes supporting local takes a little extra effort. When buying locally grown products, that may look like an extra trip to the farmers market or produce stand.
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Alchemy Farms and Plants, LLC

Our farm came about because of the need for networking and became an outlet and passion for learning, teaching and sharing.  It has been quite an adventure!
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Sixth Generation Farmers

Recognized in 1979 as an Alabama Century and Heritage Farm, Yarbrough Stock Farm, LLC in Ashville, AL has a rich history. We have applied for Bicentennial Farm status. Our farm was ...
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Sweet Grown Alabama Christmas Gift Guide 2022

Planning to do some of your Christmas shopping from the comfort of your home? No need to jump in the car, you can do all of your shopping while supporting local Alabama farms ...
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