See Section D for Complete Produce List

Delivery Dates        Order by
May 29 (Friday)        May 25 (Monday Night)
June 5 (Friday)        June 1 (Monday Night)
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May 24 Veggie Box Update and Product List
  Order by Monday Night (May 25) for Delivery on Friday (May 29).

In this Update:
  A)    i) Now Available
      ii) Limited Supply - First to Order Receive Priority
    iii) No Longer Available
  B) This Week's Veggie Boxes Contents
  C) Weekly Delivery Reminders
  D) Certified Organic Produce Price List
  E) Other Items
    i) PEI Coffee (Certified Organic, Fair Trade, Roasted in PEI)
    ii) Crystal Green Farms Flours and Mixes
    iii) Baking Supplies (Not Local)
    iv) Fresh Start Fauxmage PEI Made Artisanal Vegan Nut Cheeses
    v) PEI Honey
    vi) Atlantic Seaweed
    vii) Houseplants
    viii) Yet More Other Items (Mostly Not Local, Some Not Organic)
  F) Other Delivery Information

A) i) Now Available (See Section D for Complete Produce List)

english cucumber                                now $3
spinach (4 oz.)                                    now $4
spinach (8 oz.)                                    now $8
swiss chard (4 oz.)                                now $4
swiss chard (8 oz.)                                now $8

chives (bunch)                                    $4
garlic greens (bunch)                            $4
kale, baby (4 oz.)                                now $4
spicy lettuce mix (5 oz. - green lettuce, arugula, garnet giant)                        now $5
spicy lettuce mix - large (8 oz.. - green lettuce, arugula, garnet giant)        now $8
lettuce, green (5 oz.)                            now $5
lettuce, green - large (8 oz.)                        now $8
fauxmage vegan cheese (180g - local, not organic, see Section 6 iv) for flavours) now $12
maple syrup (500 ml, local, not organic)                $15
tomatoes (1 lb.)                                 $4
tomatoes, on the vine - cluster of 3-4 (1 lb.-1.4 lbs.)    $6

chives clump (small, 3-4" diameter)                    $10
chives clump (medium, 6" diameter)                $15
chives clump (large, 8" diameter)                    $20
chives clump (jumbo, 10-12" diameter)                $25

daylily plant, young (flowers orange)                $8 (3 for $20)
garlic pot (potted clump of 8-14 young garlic plants to replant or repot)        $6
peppermint rhizome (roots / young plant[s])        $6 (2 for $10, 6 for $20)   

(See Section D for Complete Produce List)

A) ii) Limited Supply - First to Order Receive Priority
daffodils (bunch)                    $12
garlic (small bulb - approx. ½ oz.)        $1
garlic (bulb - approx. 1.3 oz.)            $2
parsnips (2 lbs.)                    $4

A) iii) No Longer Available
salad mix (but there is still the spicy lettuce mix, spinach, and other greens)
carrots
turnip

B) This Week's Veggie Boxes
   This week's deliveries will happen on Friday, May 29.
Please place your order by Monday Night, May 25.

We expect this week's Small Veggie Box ($25) will contain:
-3 lbs. of russet potatoes
-1 english cucumber
-1 bunch of chives
-1 pint of grape tomatoes
-5 oz. of spicy lettuce mix (green lettuce, arugula, garnet giant)   
( We're happy to make substitutions or additions to your Veggie Box.)

We expect this week's Large Veggie Box ($40) will contain
-1 english cucumber
-1 bunch of chives
-1 pint of grape tomatoes
-5 oz. of spicy lettuce mix (green lettuce, arugula, garnet giant)   
-4 oz. of spinach
-4 oz. of baby kale
-1 lb. of tomatoes
-6 lbs. of russet potatoes
( We're happy to make substitutions or additions to your Veggie Box.)

We expect this week's Jumbo Veggie Box ($50) will contain:
-1 english cucumber
-1 bunch of chives
-1 pint of grape tomatoes
-5 oz. of spicy lettuce mix (green lettuce, arugula, garnet giant)   
-4 oz. of spinach
-4 oz. of baby kale
-1 lb. of tomatoes
-6 lbs. of russet potatoes
-5 oz. of green lettuce
-200g of lentil sprouts
( We're happy to make substitutions or additions to your Veggie Box.)

Substitutions, Additions and Custom Orders - No Problem!
Organic Veggie Delivery can make substitutions to your Veggie Box.
We can make additions to your Veggie Box.
We take custom orders.
We want you to get the veggies you want.
We want you to be happy.
 
If you want to order a $25, $40, or $50 veggie box and/or anything else (see Produce lists below and/or the website), please reply by email or phone by Monday night. You can sign up to receive a veggie box every week or two and/or you can just order by Monday night for Friday delivery.
(We will try to fill late orders when possible.)

We generally send out an email update on the Sunday before deliveries. Orders are due by Monday night. If you want to order before the latest email update is sent out, just note that you may want to check the current week's box contents and adjust your order if dsired. You can mark your calendar if you could use a reminder to place your order on time. Or you can arrange a standing wekly or biweekly order.

If it is your first time ordering, please provide your location, address, street (or route #), civic #, apartment #, directions, phone #, cell phone #, email address, and what you'd like to order. Deliveries generally occur in the late afternoon and evening. We can't guarantee delivery at a certain time, so please let me know where to leave it if you're not home and how payment will be arranged.

C) Delivery Reminders
   You can arrange a weekly or biweekly standing order for delivery of a Veggie Box or custom order. Thank you for choosing seasonal, local organic produce year-round.

You can:
  place a standing weekly or biweekly order
  mark your calendar with delivery dates
  mark your calendar with dates to order by
  prepay for 2 or more deliveries
 
Delivery Dates        Order by
May 29 (Friday)        May 25 (Monday Night)
June 5 (Friday)        June 1 (Monday Night)

D) Certified Organic Produce
(Occasionally, a small amount of produce is sourced from small producers who grow organically but do not have organic certification.)

Item                                    Price
Small Organic Veggie Box            $25 (including $5 base cost)
Large Organic Veggie Box            $40 (including $5 base cost)
Jumbo Organic Veggie Box            $50 (including $5 base cost)
Custom Order Organic Veggie Box            $5 base cost
Gift Certificates                       $25, $40, $50, $100 or other amount
apple cider (2L, local, but not organic)             $6
black barley, hulled (1 lb.)                    $3
black garlic (50g - local Eureka gourmet garlic) $8 (½ lb. for $25, 1 lb.for $45)
blueberries, frozen (1 lb.)                        $7
catgrass (large square)                        $4
catnip, dried (1 oz.)                            $5
chives (bunch)                                $4
chives clump, perrennial (small, 3-4" diameter)    $10
chives clump, perrennial  (medium, 6" diameter)    $15
chives clump, perrennial  (large, 8" diameter)        $20
chives clump, perrennial  (jumbo, 10-12" diameter)    $25
coffee (1 lb. - fair trade Bolivian, roasted in PEI)    $14
    please indicate whole bean or ground and medium/dark or black roast
cucumber, english                            now $3
daffodils (bunch)                            $12
daylily plant, young (flowers orange)            $8 (3 for $20)
eggs (1 dozen - local, cage free - but not organic fed) $5
evening primrose seedling (yellow flowers throughout the summer)            $6
fauxmage vegan cheese (180g - not organic, see Section 6 iv for flavours) now $12
garlic (small bulb - approx. ½ oz.)                $1
garlic (bulb - approx. 1.3 oz.)                    $2
garlic greens (bunch)                        $4
garlic pot (potted clump of 8-14 young garlic plants to replant or repot)        $6
gift certificates                           $25, $40, $50, $100 or other amount
grape tomatoes (pint)                        $5   
kale, baby (4 oz.)                            now $4
lettuce, green (5 oz.)                        now $5
lettuce, green - large (8 oz.)                    now $8
maple syrup (500 ml, local, not organic)            $15
mushrooms, white button  (1 lb. - Quebec, not organic)    $6
onions (3 lbs.- local, but not organic - conventionally farmed)    $3 (2 for $5)
parsnips (2 lbs.)                            $4
pea shoots (112g)                            $5
peppermint rhizome (roots / young plant[s])        $6 (2 for $10, 6 for $20)   
potatoes, russet (3 lbs. - smalls)                $3
potatoes, russet (6 lbs. - smalls)                $6
potatoes, russet "chef" grade (5 lbs. - large potatoes)    $6
spicy lettuce mix (5 oz. - green lettuce, arugula, garnet giant)                        now $5
spicy lettuce mix - large (8 oz.. - green lettuce, arugula, garnet giant)        now $8
shallots (1 lb.)                                $5
spinach (4 oz.)                                now $4
spinach (8 oz.)                                now $8
sprouts, alfalfa (130g)                        $5
sprouts, broccoli (120g)                        $6   
sprouts, spicy alfalfa (130g)                    $5
sprouts, crunchy bean (200g)                    $5
sprouts, lentil (200g)                            $5
sunflower shoots (130g)                        $5
swiss chard (4 oz.)                            now $4
swiss chard (8 oz.)                            now $8
tomatoes (1 lb.)                             $4
tomatoes, on the vine - cluster of 3-4 (1 lb.-1.4 lbs.) $6

E) Other Items

i) PEI Coffee (Certified Organic, Fair Trade, Roasted in PEI)
    Please Indicate Whole Bean or Ground
Bolivian Medium / Dark Roast    (1 lb.)            $14
Bolivian Black Roast            (1 lb.)            $14

ii) Crystal Green Farms Oats, Flours and Baking Mixes
organic PEI oats (1 kg)                        $6
organic PEI pancake mix (750g)                $6
organic PEI cookie mix (1 kg)                    $7
organic PEI muffin mix (1 kg)                    $7
organic PEI whole wheat flour (1 kg)            $5
organic PEI whole wheat flour (2.5 kg)            $10

iii) Baking Supplies (Not Local)
chocolate chips, Foleys pure dark semi-sweet, small (1 lb. - not organic)    $7
yeast, instant (1 lb. - not organic, lesaffre brand)    $10
all-purpose flour (not organic, not local)  (20 kg)     $30
organic unbleached all-purpose flour (not local) (20 kg) $60
organic white winter wheat unbleached bread flour (not local) (20 kg) $60
organic whole wheat flour (not local) (20 kg)        $55
organic whole spelt flour (not local) (20 kg)        $80

iv) Fresh Start Fauxmage PEI Made Artisanal Vegan Nut Cheeses
creamy herb vegan nut cheese (180g - local, not organic)    now $12
creamy pesto nut cheese (180g - local, not organic)    now $12
chili lime nut cheese (180g - local, not organic)    now $12
baked feta Style nut cheese (180g - local, not organic)  now $12
monk's cheddar Style nut cheese (180g - local, not organic) now $12

v) PEI Honey
honey, liquid (local, not organic) 500g             $8
honey, naturally creamed (raw, local, not organic) 500g     $8
honey, naturally creamed (raw, local, not organic) 6 lbs. $35
honey, naturally creamed (raw, local, not organic) 12 lbs. $60

vi) Atlantic Seaweed
alaria seaweed whole (1 oz.)                    $5
dulse seaweed flakes (1 oz.)                    $6
dulse seaweed whole (1 oz.)                    $5
irish moss seaweed whole (1 oz.)                $5
mixed seaweed flakes (1 oz.)                    $6
nori seaweed whole (1 oz.)                    $5

vii) Houseplants
Aloe Vera medium                         $20
Christmas cactus large            $30
Ivy small                                $8
Ivy medium                                $25
Pothos small                        $15
Pothos medium                    $30
Snake plant small                     $20
Snake plant medium                 $30
Snake plant large                     $40
Spider plant large            $40

viii) Yet More Other Items (Mostly Not Local, Some Not Organic)
coconut oil, organic virgin (1.6 L)                $35
olive oil, extra virgin cold pressed (3 L, not organic, product of Lebanon)     $40
organic tofu (400g)                            $6
tempeh, organic - original (227g)                $7
tempeh, organic - smoked (170g)                $8
paper towel, brown (1 huge roll - 100% recycled, unbleached, un-perforated) $5 plus HST
apple cider (local, but not organic) 2L            $6

F) Other Delivery Information

Base Cost for Veggie Boxes
There is a $5 base cost included in the price of the Veggie Boxes.
The price of the Veggie Box contents and this base cost add up to $25, $40, or $50 (small, large, or jumbo box).
There is a $5 base cost for custom orders.
If you are living on a lower income and cost is an impediment, please let us know.

Delivery Areas and Times
Deliveries generally occur Friday in the late afternoon and evening to the Charlottetown area (including Stratford). Eastern deliveries (Montague, Belfast, etc.) generally take place on Saturday or Sunday. If we begin deliveries in other areas, we will contact those who have expressed interest.

Allergies, Preferences, Substitutions
Please feel free to indicate any allergies, preferences, or your feelings about substitutions if you order a specific product that is not available.
We'll try to incorporate people's preferences where feasible.

Prices subject to change
Prices are subject to change, depending on supply, cost, and other factors.
Each week some of the items listed may not be available.

Waste Reduction
We try to reduce packaging for those who request it.

Organic and Local Meats
We're not carrying meats, but can help you track some down.
Ask for more information ifyou're interested in learning where to get organic and local meats.

Feedback & Other Products
Your feedback and comments are very welcome.
If something you ordered is missing, or we made a mistake, please let us know.
If you have any issue with quality or freshness, please let us know.
We will be adding other products over time.
Is there anything you'd like to suggest?

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