Fall Box - Paid In Full
The Fall Box Subscription is an 7-week produce box subscription that starts Wednesday, November 6th. Each box will include 5-7 local/seasonal items (ex. squash, Elmira's Own tomatoes, apples, herbs, greens, greenhouse crops (ex. cucumbers, peppers), root vegetables, spinach, kale, etc. (boxes will contain a mix of conventional and organic produce).
The Fall Box will not provide you with enough produce for the entire week, but it will give you a seasonal sampling of what's available locally! It's geared toward 1-2 person households or small families.
Farms that we source produce include:
- Bowman's Organics (Wallenstein, ON)
- Loco Fields (Stratford, ON)
- The Working Centre Hacienda Garden (Kitchener, ON)
- Little Fields Farm (Bright, ON)
- Elmira's Own Tomatoes (Elmira, ON)
- Harwill Farms (Listowel, ON)
- Fertile Ground Farm (St. Agatha, ON)
- We also buy from the Elmira Produce Auction, a cooperative of farmers selling locally grown wholesale produce.
First Pick Up: Wednesday, November 6
Last Pick Up: Wednesday, December 18
Cost: $154 (works out to $22/week)
Should you have any questions, please let us know! firstname.lastname@example.org or 519-760-2535.
Boxes will be available for pick up at the store (18 Ontario Street North) on Wednesdays between 2pm and 7pm
1) What do I need to do when I pick up my box?
- Arrive at the store between 2pm and 7pm on your pick up day
- Drop your name with a Legacy Greens staff member and we'll check you off the list.
- The boxes are made of card board and are intended to be taken home and either re-used in your home or re-cycled. Should you want to limit your consumption of cardboard in this program, you may decide to bring a re-usable bag or container so you can transfer the contents of your box . Whatever is convenient for you!
2) What if I’m away on a pick-up day?
- You have a couple options:
- Give your box to a friend. No need to notify us, your friend can drop your name when they pick up.
- If you notify us a week in advance, we will arrange to have a “doubled-up” box the week before or the week after you are away. Contact Jordan at Jordan@legacygreens.com.
- Please note that we do appreciate consistency as it's easier to manage for us, but we are happy to accommodate the occasional request.
3) I’m moving and I can no longer participate!
- Talk to us and we’ll figure something out. Jordan@legacygreens.com
4) I'm driving, any advice on parking?
- 30 min street parking on Ontario Street. There's usually lots of space after 4:30pm!
- Duke Street Parkade, $3.20 for the first 2 hours
- Unofficial parking at the Scotia Bank Parking Lot after 5pm