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Holmestead Farm U-Pick

BIG WINTER TREE & PLANT SALE Going On Now! Looks like an early spring and summer so you need to get the plants and trees in the ground now. We offer wholesale pricing on fruit & nut trees, flowering, ornamental & shade trees, and berry & grape plants. Visit our tree page to see what we normally offer but if you don’t see what you want, call us and we will try to order it for you. Visit our tree/plant page here. Now is the time to plant. Our advice is FREE!

SPECIAL FRUIT TREE PACKAGE DEAL – $125 for 10 Fruit Trees. 2 each Peach, Apple, Plum, Pear, and Fig.

MARCH HOURS: Mo – We – Fr: 8:00 am – 3:30 pm | Sa: 8 am – 3 pm | Sun: 1 pm – 5 pm. On bad weather days, call to make sure we’re open. We do take appointments on Closed Days.

REMEMBER … We still have our home made jams and jellies, Holmestead Honey, and fresh frozen breads, squash, okra, tomatoes, muscadines, and scuppernongs. Visit us Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays & Saturdays!

We are now approved to take SNAP (Food Stamps).

If you are driving a long distance, it’s always good to call ahead and make sure we have plenty of what you want. Any questions or need info, call 256-404-4316

Forms of payment: We accept cash, local checks, MC, VISA, Discover, SNAP (Food Stamps) Farmers Market Nutrition Program (FMNP) checks and Senior SFMNP checks.
Strawberries are in full bloom and we expect to be ready to pick in about 30 days. Keep following us to be the first to know when they will be available. 
Plums should be ready in 30-45 days.


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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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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

March Hours
Mo – We – Fr: 8:00 am – 3:30 pm | Sa: 8:00 am – 3:00 pm | Sun: 1-5 pm

Closed Days by appointment
Any questions or need info, call 256-404-4316





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