Vegetable Box Schemes around Letchworth
The most local is probably Church Farm Ardeley.
They also have a very nice cafe, farm shop and now run the pub over the road, The Jolly Waggoner.
They also have events through the year and you can feed the animals. Well worth a visit.
Organic Fruit and Veg Hub - 'The People's Digital Co-op'
To buy organic fruit and veg together and share the effort involved, to save money and get a better choice of affordable, fresh, certified organic fruit and veg see www.food-nation.co.uk. You can also find a list of more local farms than are mentioned below.
Ashwell Food Shops
The butcher, baker and greengrocer in Ashwell have got together to offer a mixed box scheme to customers in the local area. Call in to Crumps or Days to find out more.
Riverford, nr Peterborough 0845 600 2311
Riverford started with one farm in Devon and now runs as a collaboration between a number of farms across the UK. Our nearest one is just outside Peterborough. They offer a good range of veg, fruit and meat boxes as well as numerous extras you can add to the boxes. Delivery to our area is free and changing your order on their website is very handy. www.riverford.co.uk/sacrewell
The Cambridge Organic Food Company 01223 873300
This group of 10 organic farms across Cambridgeshire runs a vegbox scheme and delivers as far west as Royston. www.cofco.co.uk
Guilden Gate, Bassingbourn, nr Royston 01763 243960
This organic smallholding offers a vegbox scheme from May to December to customers willing to collect their boxes from the farm. They currently have a waiting list. www.guildengate.co.uk