Newsletter: Sept 24, 2014

Corn Grits are Coming Soon!

The corn grits, grown and milled by Teagan farms, will be back in stock this October! If you haven’t tried these grits, you don’t know what you’re missing. We’ve been waiting all season to get our hands on them. What makes these grits so special? It’s made from an heirloom flint corn dating back in the Bradley family nearly 100 years, its pesticide free, and will be ground this week. Flint corn is known for a grittier, more granular texture. In Italy, it has been the choice polenta corn since the 16th century! Polenta is simple to make, low in fat/calories and nutritious!  Log into your FPP account to pre-order your grits for your October delivery!  $7.00/1 lb bag.

Healthy Fundraisers for Schools
Are you a parent, grandparent, or teacher looking for a healthy alternative to your school’s fundraising events? Look no further, we have the answer for you. We will donate $5.00 to the school for each box sold. It takes selling just a 100 boxes to gift your school $500! If your school would like plan fall fundraiser, please contact Nicole at 386.753.4565.


Expanding our delivery areas!

Thanks to our friend, Kristy of Jones Family Jams, we are able to expand deliveries in the Oak Leaf area. In addition, we’ve teamed up with local business Community Couriers of Jacksonville to expand our deliveries to Beauclerc / North Mardarin area. Refer a friend and receive $10 credit on your FPP account.


OUR STANDARD BOXES – please note that items may change due to weather or supply issues.

Local Bin (Mini):   (Mini Cukes, Collard Greens, White Acre Peas, Slicing Tomatoes, NC Gala Apples)  Delicata Squash, Golden Zucchini, Green Bell Peppers (Organic) *** Please remember during these HOT HOT months we turn to regional farms to fill our local boxes!**

Organic Bin, Mini: Grape Tomatoes (Organic), Gold Delicious Apples (Organic), Baby Arugula (Organic), Yellow Squash (Organic), Yukon Gold (Organic)

Organic Bin: Grape Tomatoes (Organic), Gold Delicious Apples (Organic), Baby Arugula (Organic), Yellow Squash (Organic), Yukon Gold (Organic), Pomegranate (Organic), Green Bell Peppers (Organic), Kiwiberries (Organic)

Grab & Go: Grape tomatoes (Organic), Red Grapes (Organic), Mini Cukes, Bananas (Organic), Broccoli Florets (Organic), Romaine Hearts (Organic – Bagged),  Pomegranates (Organic), NC Gala Apples

Small Fruit: Red Grapes (Organic), NC Gala Apples,  Kiwiberries (Organic), Pluots (Organic)

Large Fruit: Red Grapes (Organic), NC Gala Apples,  Kiwiberries (Organic), Pluots (Organic), Bananas (Organic), Pomegranates (Organic), Gold Delicious Apples (Organic), Red Bartlett Pears (Organic)

Recipes Ideas – Don’t forget to share YOUR Veggie Bin creations on our Facebook page!

Stock Up on Staples!

Don’t forget to check out our online store for more veggies, fruit, and staples! We have a lot of new items.

Making Substitutions

Have no fear! If you do not like one of our pre-selected items in your regular sized organic or local bin, you have the choice to remove it! Hit the “customize now” button and zero out the items you wish to leave out.

Reduce, Reuse, Recycle!

Returning your boxes clean and undamaged means that we can use it again and again. This keeps costs down, minimizes landfill waste and keeps your carbon footprint smaller. Boxes that aren’t returned will incur a replacement fee, so be sure to put it out for pickup!

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