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Meet Sweet Grown Alabama Member The Barn of Blooms

The Barn of Blooms in Ranburne is a proud member of the state's agricultural branding program Sweet Grown Alabama.

I Love Christmas, But…

Christmas is glorious. It just is. From the festive decor and Hallmark movies (insert eye-roll here), to the cooler temperatures and, most importantly, the celebration of the Messiah, it’s just an ...

Sweet Grown Alabama Chosen as Theme for 2020 Farm-City Week

'Sweet Grown Alabama' was chosen as the theme for 2020 Farm-City Week, happening November 20-26, 2020. The main goal of Farm-City is to deepen the understanding of the relationship between rural ...

Meet Sweet Grown Alabama Member Peek Farms

Operated by Dustin and Ashley Peek for more than ten years, Peek Farms grows beef cattle.

Meet Sweet Grown Alabama Member Lifetime Natural Organic Farm

Owned by Nelson Wells, Lifetime Natural Organic Farm grows a variety of USDA-certified organic herbs and vegetables including basil, tomatoes, watermelon, lettuce and peppers.

More Than Just Sweet Corn

Growing up in rural Alabama, I have seen my fair share of farming. My hands-on experience farming was with my grandfather, Bob Stovall.