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Name of business: Adams Farm
Owner: Nolan and Barbara Adams
Phone: 850-834-3881 or 850-951-3660
How long have you been in business?
We returned to the family farm in 1989. The farm has been owned and operated by my family since 1903 and is a 5th generation farm.
How long have you been in the area and where are you from?
I was born in Walton County. I left in 1968 to teach overseas and came home to take over the family farm in 1989.
How far do you travel for the market?
60 miles, the farm is located in North Walton County.
What products do you sell at the market?
Asian Pears, Asian Persimmons, dried fruit and pecan mix, pear butter, persimmon butter, and fresh kiwi
What makes your items special or unique?
All the fruits and nuts in our products are grown on the farm and we do not use any pesticides.
Is there anything new on the horizon? New products, seasonal items or specials?
We are experimenting with Southern Jewel Muscadine grape that grows in clusters larger than a bing cherry.