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If you love farm-fresh food, why not #supportALfarms by buying local produce, meat, eggs, dairy and flowers? You’ll be investing in your own health and connecting to your community in ways that matter. Keep reading to find out about 17 farms and markets offering delivery or curbside pickup in Birmingham.
The good folks at Alabama Sustainable Agriculture Network have put together a database of ways to support local farmers, so we polled their resources and reached into our Bham Now small business database to bring you this list of 17 ways you can get farm-fresh food via curbside pickup or delivery now.
Did you know Bham Now has a database of over 400 small businesses and nonprofits that you can support during this time?
Here’s where you can look and also input your info if you like:
1. Bayou Gourmet
2. BDA Farm
What: Produce, grassfed beef, grassfed lamb / sheep, eggs, honey, pecans
Contact: Kyle Platt, Produce; Ben Moore, Livestock | 321.208.0808, 662.809.7875 | Email | Website | Facebook | Instagram
Orders: CSA Sign-up | All other purchasing
Delivery: Currently pick-up only at Pepper Place Market, home deliveries in Birmingham, on-site farm pick-up + drop-shipping (coming soon)
3. Coosa Fancy Heritage Farm
What: Heritage pastured pork and seasonal heirloom fruits + vegetables
Contact: John Burke | 205.552.4592 | Email | Website
Order: Please call or email if interested in weekly menus and delivery options
Delivery: to Birmingham metro, farm pick up available
4. Ford Farms, LLC
5. Forestwood Farm
6. Greene Prairie Aquafarm, LLC
7. Ireland Farms
What: seasonally rotating vegetables
Contact: Scott Ireland | 205.757.6029 | Email | Website
Order online: for delivery and pickup.
Delivery: home delivery, Birmingham pick-up locations including Market at Pepper Place
8. Magic City Mushrooms
9. Marble Creek Farmstead
What: Pasture-raised non-GMO-fed eggs, chicken, duck, turkey, pork, goat, grass-fed beef, lamb, bison
Contact: Matthew and Jessie Lawrence | 205.936.6120 |Email | Website | Instagram | Facebook
Order: on website to choose delivery method
Delivery: home delivery in Birmingham metro over $50, free over $100, Pepper Place drive-through market, shipping, on-farm pickup by appointment.
Gift cards available
10. Mattie’s Garden
What: Produce- Fruit, Herbs, and Vegetables
Contact: Jacqueline Jackson | 256.361.8652 | Email | Instagram
Order: via email and/or Instagram
Pick-up: locations (TBA) within downtown Birmingham.
Deliveries: within downtown Birmingham area
11. Mountain Sun Farm
What: 40+ types of certified organic vegetables/fruits
Contact: Elizabeth and Brian Simpson | 205.907.9154, 334.750.8319 | Email | Website
Order: Visit Website to join the CSA or to pre-order for markets (beginning mid-April) including Pepper Place Market.
Delivery: CSA delivery available in Birmingham
12. Pepper Place Farmers Market
What: 13 local farms are offering pre-order / pre-pay.
Contact: call 205.705.6886 with questions
Order: Pre-order + prepay online for drive through pickup starting Saturday, April 4 between 7AM-12PM.
Pickup-up: This will be a pick-up location only, no shopping on site. No customers allowed out of their vehicles.
13. Snow’s Bend Farm
What: a range of over 50 different vegetables, comprised of over 200 varieties
Contact: Margaret Ann Snow | 205.394.3561 | Email | Website
Order: Visit “join our CSA” page or order here. Pickup from Pepper Place on Saturday mornings.
14. Stillwater Farm
What: Pasture-raised meat, eggs, and milk
Contact: Ben and Bethany Fleming | 205.919.1733, 205.381.3618 | Email | Facebook
Order: call, message or email
Delivery: home delivery in Pell City, Trussville and Birmingham area, free delivery over $100
Payment: online invoices or Venmo payments can be made for contactless payment
15. FarmStand at Pepper Place by Stone Hollow
What: an array of offerings from flowers to goat cheese to produce—check the website to see all of them
Contact: 205.777.5558 | Website | Online ordering
Delivery: Curbside pickup + home delivery.
Gift cards available.
16. Sweet Gum Farm
What: pastured, non-GMO chicken meat and eggs
Contact: Dan and Laurie | 205.312.9525 | 205.312.9502 | Email | Website
Order: on website and pick-up at specific locations
Delivery: available for orders over $100 in metro Bham, Hoover, Pelham, Alabaster, Helena, Calera, Chelsea, 280 corridor
17. till: online farmer’s market
If you know a farmer or other small business owner, or are involved in a nonprofit that would like to join over 400 others in our Bham Now database, please sign up now and pass it on:
We’ll be using these databases to create more guides in the weeks to come.