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It’s the Dirt that Makes Us

The Bible tells us that we are all made of dust, and to dust we shall return. Well, I think the Good Lord must have made me out of Alabama red ...

Something New is in the Air

Our farm was initially started as just a small family farm.  My brother, Tim, came up with the name “Gardens On Air”.  We wanted to grow uniquely in 2010 and find ...

Meet Laura Jean McCurdy, Sweet Grown Alabama Communications Specialist

As communications specialist, McCurdy will assist with website updates, newsletter and blog content, social media, event booths, speaking engagements and other special projects.

Rabbits, Another White Meat

My foray into meat rabbits came through an interest in meat chickens. “Why not rabbits?” is what I was met with when I said I wanted to get a few heritage ...

The Holiday Season's Favorite Veggie- The Sweet Potato

We now find ourselves in the midst of the hustle and bustle of the holiday season. Thanksgiving has now passed and Christmas is right around the corner. When we think of ...

Sweet Grown Alabama Christmas Gift Guide

We’ve rounded up a list of Sweet Grown Alabama member businesses you can support from the comfort of your home. Grab your computer and debit/credit card, and buy your gifts LOCAL ...