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Holmestead Farm U-Pick

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Updated Tuesday 08 Nov 2016

 

Closed Until Tree Sale Begins 1/15/2017

Starting Wednesday  09 Nov 2016, if the OPEN sign is out, we’re there and come on in – or, visit by appointment by calling 256-404-4316. Through the rest of the fall and winter until our Annual Tree & Plant Sale begins in January, we will have plenty of honey, jams, jellies, preserves, and homemade breads: zucchini, banana, pumpkin, and apple. If you’re in the area, give us a call.

THANK YOU for our busiest season EVER! We sincerely appreciate your business and also for the referral of our farm to your many friends and family!

strawberry-planting-012017 Strawberries Are Planted

Our 2017 strawberries are in the ground – 18,000 plants! We had an awesome 2016 strawberry season and we’re hoping and praying for another great season in 2017. Keep following us and you will be the first to know when they are ready to pick.

Holmestead Farm … Your Local Source for Excellent Trees & Plants

Annual Tree & Plant Sale coming mid-January 2017: Make note and wait to get your fall trees and plants from Holmestead Farm. Annual Plant Sale will begin on January 15, 2017. Available is certified fruiting berry vines, nut trees, flowering trees, and more.

cherrytreeWinter is the BEST time to plant so wait and purchase our certified trees and plants during our annual sale. Don’t pay more for lesser quality from the Big Box Stores and Mail Order houses. We have plants grown for our area and they are the BEST! Whatever you want you just let us know and we’ll make sure we have it during the sale. And if you have planting questions, just give us a call. We love to assist our gardening friend.

Bobby Ray & Mary

256-404-4316
bobbyrayholmes@yahoo.com

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Enjoy Our New Picnic Area

 

When You Visit Holmestead Farm for U-Pick

50 cent signIce cold bottled waterWe do everything we can to make your visit to Holmestead Farm fun and enjoyable. We have small wagons you can pull through the fields and rows, a comfortable rest area in the shade, clean restrooms, and soft drinks for only 50¢ each, and bottled water and a variety of snacks for only 25¢ each. So don’t rush …. make time to really enjoy your visit to our farm. We can’t wait to see you soon!

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A QUICK REMINDER

If you have a group, adults or children, that would like to visit the farm to pick or for educational purposes, give us a call and we will work to accommodate your schedule. We also have a very nice, large room at our produce shed that we let groups like Garden Clubs use for meetings and gatherings. Give us a call if interested in using it. We are also available for speaking engagements.

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We invite you to visit us at our beautiful 95 acre “U-Pick-Em” berry, fruit and vegetable farm located at the foothills of the Talladega National Forest in scenic east central Alabama. Centrally located between Talladega, Sylacauga and Ashland, Alabama, we’re only a short ride away and the scenery alone is worth the drive. Get directions.

6582 Clay Co. Rd. 7, Talladega, AL 35160

At Holmestead Farm you can go into our fields and vineyards and pick your own organic-fertilized and pesticide-free berries and fruit or buy it “ready-to-go” at our fruit shed. In season, we offer the finest tasting blackberries, blueberries and grapes in this part of Alabama. And we have muscadines, scuppernongs and lots of different fruit tress  … all pesticide free. Plus, we’re always expanding our vegetable offerings.

We’re on the Alabama Agri-Tourism Trail

Become a subscriber to our website and join our news list so we can update you when everything is ripe during the season.

We can’t wait to meet you, your family and friends and share the goodness of Holmestead Farm and God’s creation. Contact Bobby Ray Holmes at 256-404-4316 or holmesteadfarm@yahoo.com.

Close of Season Hours
Sat: 8:00 am – 1:00 pm | Sun: 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm | Mon & Tu: 8:00 am – 4:00 pm |

Any questions or need info, call 256-404-4316

 

 

 

 

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