Newsletter: October 29, 2014

Get spooky with our Trick or Tweet Halloween Contest!

Have we mentioned we love this time of year? We are so excited to see all the foodie Halloween pictures going around that we decided to make a contest out of it. We want to see your spooky kitchen creations on our Twitter stream! The contest starts today and ends on October 31, 2014. What could you win? Ghost Roast Coffee from Gainesville’s Sweet Water Coffee Roasters!  It’s spooky blend of American and African beans that will have you screaming for more. There are three ways to enter:

1. Like the FPP Facebook Page
2. Follow us on Twitter at @FPPproduce
3. Tweet a picture of your spooky halloween food and tagging @FPPproduce. Increase your chances of winning by posting a picture each day!

Once you’ve done 1 or all three ENTER TO WIN BY filling out the entry form located on Facebook! One lucky winner will be randomly drawn and announced on Nov 1st. We will announce the winner on our facebook page.


Thank you to Cool Moose Coffee Company in Jacksonville for a picture of their cupcakes!


Don’t forget to the local corn maizes this weekend!

Sykes & Cooper Corn Maize: Combine a 9-acre corn maze full of “cornfusing” twists and turns, “live” entertainment including, Jack, the loudest hee- hawing donkey around and some more good ole  family fun… And what do you have? “Agritainment”! You don’t want to miss it this year! With a ton of new and exciting things to do, including  a “Jack and The Cornstalk” kiddie maze, new furry friends, corn cannons, duck races and MORE, you are sure to have an a-MAZE-ing time at Sykes and Cooper Farms! For more information visit

Long & Scott’s Corn Maize: It all started with just a 7 acre corn field… Now it has become a tradition with many of our guests. It’s a maze, it’s a game, it’s educational, and it’s FUN! Year after year each corn maze has a unique design, with twisting pathways, questions and answers, and picture rubbings.
Get Lost with us.​Come get LOST! Bring friends and family to see who can navigate the maze the quickest! For more information visit

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

Local Bin (Mini): (Bok Choy, White Acre Peas, Turnips, Sweet Potatoes, Persimmons), Cucumber, Zucchini, Green Pepper

Organic Bin, (Mini): (Butternut Squash, Green Beans, Bok Choy, French Breakfast Radish, Tangelos, Red Potato) Cucumber, Empire Apples, Sweet Onion

Grab & Go: Kiwi, Bananas, Tangelos, Empire Apples, Cucumber, Green Leaf Lettuce, Baby Carrots, Tomatoes

Small Fruit: Bananas, Tangelos, Star Crimson Pears, Empire Apples

Large Fruit: Bananas, Tangelos, Star Crimson Pears, Empire Apples, Kiwi, Persimmons, Pineapple

Recipes Ideas –

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! Log in your account at and 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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