ABOUT "Poppell Farms"
Located in Odum, Georgia, Poppell Farms is just a short drive from Jesup, Ludowici, Fort Stewart, Hinesville, Glennville, Reidsville, Baxley, Hazlehurst, Alma, Hortense, Nahunta, Waycross, Blackshear, Jekyll Island, Brunswick, St. Simons Island, Darien, Richmond Hill, Savannah and Tybee Island. If you’re looking for fun things to do in Southeast Georgia, Poppell Farms is your best destination! Poppell Farms provides a family-friendly, alcohol-free atmosphere where you and your family will have the time of your life while enjoying farmtastic fall fun. 2014 is Poppell Farms’ 14th year with a Pumpkin Patch and other fun fall activities available during the month of October. This is our 10th year with a really good Corn Maze and again this year you can enjoy our Covered Hay Wagon and tractor and Pony Rides. When you arrive at the farm you can join our family-friendly staff in the following activities: Sit on some comfy bales of hay and take a HAYRIDE to the pumpkin patch. Everyone gets to find the best pumpkin in our pumpkin patch. You might have to choose from several to make sure yours is the best! Make some new friends at our PETTING ZOO with the ponies, Claude The Llama, Elvis our resident donkey, and their barnyard friends are amazing listeners! It’s a little bit harder to get them to talk back, though. :) Get some ideas for your next fish tale at our CATFISH POND. Whoa, there are some big fish in there! One time, I saw a fish that was _______________________________ (this long!) Seriously. Visitors can feed our very large catfish but, they are for viewing only – please no fishing. Have fun in our PLAY AREA! We have COW TRAIN RIDES, STEER ROPING, the SPYDER SLYDER, the CROP HOPPER, and of course, FARMER BROWN’S PLAYGROUND! Be sure to visit our GIFT SHOP where all sorts of treats, decorations, and of course, PUMPKINS! are available for purchase. PICNIC AREAS are available for use, so feel free to bring your own food or visit our CALF-A CONCESSION STAND. We will be grilling up lots of hamburgers, hot dogs, sausage dogs, chicken sandwiches and fries. We have candy, popcorn and lots of other great treats available along with ICE COLD COCA-COLA products.
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Every year we travel to Grandfather Mountain, North Carolina and purchase #1 Grade Frasier Fir Christmas Trees. We have them from table top size up to 12 feet in height. We sell the trees at these Sales Locations. Nov 22, 2013 through Dec 23, 2013 10:00am – 8:00pm Hinesville – Hwy. 84 next to Carter Funeral Home Vidalia – 1304 E. First St. (Across from Enmark) Waycross – 1 Hatcher Point Mall Way (In the Mall Parking Lot) Baxley – Hwy. 341 across from O’Riley Auto Parts) Jesup – South First Street (Across from Wayne Memorial Hospital) Rincon – 6014 Hwy 21 South (Corner of Hwy 21 and McCall St.) Brunswick – 5394 Altama Ave. (Next to Coley Electric) Brunswick – Intersection of Glynn Ave., Hwy 17 and Parkwood Drive (across from Goodyear Elementary) Springfield – 1762 Hwy 21 South (Neilinger’s Body Shop) Savannah – 5663 Ogeechee Rd. / Hwy 17 (Savannah Mini Storage) Richmond Hill – Corner of Carter St. and Hwy 144 Richmond Hill – 2658 Hwy 17 (Across from Coleman Industries) Opening for the 2014 Season on June 6th DSC_0201 We farm approximately 400 acres and have other farmers who grow for us. Even though we get a “little help from others”, growing and selling fresh produce is part of our family heritage. We pride ourselves in our “fresh shelled butterbeans and peas”, which are shelled every day while you watch! We grow -Green and Speckled Butterbeans Pink-Eye – Purple Hull Crowder White-Acre – Dixie Lee – Zipper Cream Black Eye and Butterpeas We also have squash, cucumbers, okra, tomatoes, potatoes, watermelon, cantaloupe, corn and delicious jams and jellies. We are honored to be a Georgia Farm Bureau Certified Farm Market. “Come and watch the vegetables being gathered in the fields!” Call (912) 586-2215 for Prices and - Poppell Farms 1765 Hyma Poppell Loop Odum, Georgia 31555 Please call for hours or visit our website for directions.
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1765 Hyma Poppell Loop, Odum, Georgia, 31555