See Section D for Complete Produce List

Delivery Dates            Order by
December 13 (Friday)        December 9 (Monday Night)
December 20 (Friday)        December 16 (Monday Night)
    * No Deliveries December 27 *
    * No Deliveries January 3 *
January 10 (Friday)            January 6 (Monday Night)
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December 7 Veggie Box Update and Product List
  Order by Monday Night (December 9) for Delivery on Friday (December 13).

In this Update:
  A) i) Now Available
      ii) No Longer Available
  B) This Week's Veggie Boxes contents
  C) Biweekly Delivery Reminders
  D) Certified Organic Produce Price List
  E) Other Items (coffee, honey, seaweeds, etc.)
  F) Other Delivery Information

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

Christmas Gift Veggie Boxes
Veggie Boxes for People in Need
Gift Certificates                       $25, $40, $50, $100 or other amount

apples, gala (2 lbs. - local, but not organic)        $5 (4 lbs. for $9)
apples, honey crisp (2 lbs. - local, but not organic)    $8

micro purple radish (55g)                        now $5
micro pea shoots (55g)                        $6
micro sunflower shoots (55g)                    $6
pea shoots (112g)                            $5
sunflower shoots (130g)                        $5

canola oil (500ml - PEI organic, cold pressed)        $12
carrots (2 lbs.)                                $4
carrots, juicing (10 lbs.)                        $12
carrots, juicing (25 lbs.)                        $25
cabbage, bulk (10 lbs.)                        $15
turnips, bulk (10 lbs.)                                $15
turnip, small (approx. 1½ lb.)                    $3
turnip (approx. 2 lbs.)                        $4
turnip, large (approx. 2½ lbs.)                    $5
turnip, jumbo (approx. 3 lbs.)                    $6

buttercup    squash, large (approx. 4½ lbs.)        $9
butternut squash, small (approx. 1½-2 lbs.)        $4
butternut squash (approx. 2-3 lbs.)                $5
delicata squash, small (approx. 12-14 oz.)        $2
delicata squash (approx. 1-1½ lbs.)                $3
delicata squash, large (approx. 1½-2 lbs.)        $4
garlic (small bulb - approx. 0.6-0.7 oz.)            $1
garlic (large bulb - approx. 1.5 oz.)                $3

(See Section D for Complete Produce List)

A) ii) No Longer Available
english cucumber
lettuce
spinach
cauliflower
celery
kale
leeks
parsley
parsnips

B) This Week's Veggie Boxes
   This week's deliveries will happen on Friday, December 13.
Please place your order by Monday Night, December 9.

We expect this week's Small Veggie Box ($25) will contain:
-3 lbs of yellow potatoes
-2 lbs. of carrots
-1 delicata squash (approx. 1-1½  lbs.)
-1 green cabbage (approx. 2 lbs.)
-1¼ lbs. of tomatoes
-1 small bulb of garlic
( We're happy to make substitutions or additions to your Veggie Box.)

We expect this week's Large Veggie Box ($40) will contain
-3 lbs of yellow potatoes
-2 lbs. of carrots
-1 delicata squash (approx. 1-1½  lbs.)
-2 lbs. of red beets
-3 lbs of red potatoes
-1 butternut squash (approx. 2-3 lbs.)
-1 large green cabbage (approx. 2½ lbs.)
-2 small bulbs of garlic
-1½ lbs. of tomatoes
( We're happy to make substitutions or additions to your Veggie Box.)

We expect this week's Jumbo Veggie Box ($50) will contain:
-3 lbs of yellow potatoes
-2 lbs. of carrots
-1 delicata squash (approx. 1-1½  lbs.)
-2 lbs. of red beets
-3 lbs of red potatoes
-1 butternut squash (approx. 2-3 lbs.)
-1 large green cabbage (approx. 2½ lbs.)
-2 small bulbs of garlic
-1½ lbs. of tomatoes
-2 lbs. of red onions
-1 pint of grape tomatoes
( 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.)

I generally send out an email update on the Friday before deliveries. You can mark your calendar if you could use a reminder to place your order on time. Or you can arrange a standing 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. I 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 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 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
December 13 (Friday)        December 9 (Monday Night)
December 20 (Friday)        December 16 (Monday Night)
    * No Deliveries December 27 *
    * No Deliveries January 3 *
January 10 (Friday)            January 6 (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
Jumbo Veggie Box                              $50 (including $5 base cost)
Large Organic Veggie Box            $40 (including $5 base cost)
Small Organic Veggie Box            $25 (including $5 base cost)
Custom Order Veggie Box                    $5 base cost
Christmas Gift Veggie Box                    any size
Veggie Boxes for People in Need                any size
Gift Certificates                       $25, $40, $50, $100 or other amount
apple cider (2L, local, but not organic)             $6
apples, gala (2 lbs. - local, but not organic)        $5 (4 lbs. for $9)
apples, honey crisp (2 lbs. - local, but not organic)    $8
beets (2 lbs.)                                $4
blueberries, frozen (1 lb.)                        $7 ($30 for 5 lbs.)               
cabbage, green - small (approx. 1½ lb.)            $3
cabbage, green (approx. 2 lbs.)                $4
cabbage, green - large (approx. 2½ lbs.)            $5
cabbage, green - jumbo (approx. 3 lbs.)            $6
cabbage, bulk (10 lbs.)                        $15
canola oil (500ml - PEI organic, cold pressed)        $12
carrots (2 lbs.)                                $4
carrots, juicing (10 lbs.)                        $12
carrots, juicing (25 lbs.)                        $25
catgrass (large square)                        $5
catgrass seed (1 lb.)                        $8
catnip, dried (1 oz.)                            $5
coffee (1 lb. - fair trade Bolivian, roasted in PEI)    $14
    please indicate whole bean or ground and medium/dark or black roast
eggs (1 dozen - local, cage free - but NOT organic fed) $5
garlic (small bulb - approx. 0.6-0.7 oz.)            $1
garlic (large bulb - approx. 1.5 oz.)                $3
gift certificates                           $25, $40, $50, $100 or other amount
grape tomatoes (pint)                        $5
maple syrup, PEI (500 ml - not organic)            $20
micro purple radish (55g)                        now $5
micro pea shoots (55g)                        $6
micro sunflower shoots (55g)                    $6
onions, red (2 lbs.)                            $5
pea shoots (112g)                            $5
potatoes, norland (3 lbs - red)                    $3
potatoes, satina (3 lbs - yellow)                $3
salad turnips (1 lb.)                            $3
sprouts, spicy alfalfa (130g)                    $5
squash, buttercup - large (approx. 4½ lbs.)        $9
squash, butternut - small (approx. 1½-2 lbs.)        $4
squash, butternut (approx. 2-3 lbs.)                $5
squash, butternut - jumbo (approx. 4 lbs.)        $8
squash, delicata - small (approx. 12-14 oz.)        $2
squash, delicata (approx. 1-1½ lbs.)            $3
squash, delicata - large (approx. 1½-2 lbs.)        $4
strawberries, frozen (1 lb.)                    $7
sunflower shoots (130g)                        $5
tomatoes (1 lb.)                            $4
tomatoes, grape (pint)                        $5
turnips, bulk (10 lbs.)                        $15
turnip, small (approx. 1½ lb.)                    $3
turnip (approx. 2 lbs.)                        $4
turnip, large (approx. 2½ lbs.)                    $5
turnip, jumbo (approx. 3 lbs.)                    $6

E) Other Items

canola oil (500ml - PEI organic, cold pressed)        $12
coconut oil, organic virgin (1.6 L)                $35
organic tofu (400g)                            $6
organic tempeh (227g)                        $7
organic tempeh, smoked (170g)                $8
honey, naturally creamed (raw, local, but not organic) 500g     $8
honey, naturally creamed (raw, local, but not organic) 6 lbs. $35
honey, naturally creamed (raw, local, but not organic) 12 lbs. $60
apple cider (local, but not organic) 2L            $6
alaria seaweed whole (1 oz.)                    $5
dulse seaweed whole (1 oz.)                    $5
mixed seaweed flakes (1 oz.)                    $6
nori seaweed whole (1 oz.)                    $5
sea lettuce seaweed whole (1 oz.)                $5

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

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 and Cornwall). 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.
You can also return the mesh potato and onion bags.

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

Check Out These Food Storage Tip Websites...

Homegrown Organic Foods Food Storage Tips
http://www.hgof.ns.ca/index2.php?function=stor_tips

Boston Organics Storage Tips
http://www.bostonorganics.com/fresh/tips.html