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Why The Organic Box?

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We really know farming, it's in our roots.

Have a healthier family, while supporting farmers you know.

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The Organic Box

We stand behind our name! Filled with the best variety of seasonal, organic fruits & vegetables, perfect for a family of 2-4.

Certified Organic

Promich Avocadoes

Avocado - Fair Trade

Avocados are also known as 'Alligator Pears'. They're great chopped in a salad, garnishing a soup, spread on toast or lightly salted. </br> </br> Avocados are a good source of folate, vitamin C, vitamin B6, vitamin K, fibre, potassium, and healthy unsaturated fats. They're also a good source of cartenoids, which are good for anti-inflammation.

Certified Organic

Lakeside Organic Gardens

Greens - Lettuce - Romaine

Of all the lettuces, Romaine is by far the most nutrient packed. Tonnes of vitamins K, A, and C hidden in these crunchy leaves. Also lots of folate, carotenoids, and other minerals.

Certified Organic
Fair Trade Product

Divine Flavor

Cucumber - Long English - Organic - MX

It is one of the very low calorie vegetables providing just 15 calories per 100 g. It contains no saturated fats or cholesterol. A good source of vitamin K, C, and of potassium.

Certified Organic
Food Family Farm

Agrofresco – Eco Campos

Celery

Crunchy & colourful with the mild bitterness of the perfect celery stalk. Make some 'Ants on a Log' or chop into an egg salad sandwich. Yum-me! </br></br> Celery is rich in phytonutrients such as flavenols which have cancer fighting properties. Its fibre content is also a good aid for digestive issues.

Certified Organic

Josie Braga

Broccoli

Little trees that taste so good! It's broccoli, delicious all the time, but especially covered in a homemade cheese sauce.

Certified Organic

Lakeside Organic Gardens

Cauliflower

An excellent alternative to broccoli, organic cauliflower has taste that is unparalleled. So good that you might not even need dip to enjoy it! </br> </br> Often steamed or boiled, try sauteeing cauliflower for a change. Adding cauliflower to a skillet helps retain the vegetables crispness, and holds in the flavour. Cauliflower is high in both fiber and vitamin C, with a half cup of florets providing nearly half of ones daily requirement for vitamin C. It also contains a fair amount of vitamin A, folate, calcium and potassium as well as selenium, which works with Vitamin C to boost the immune system.

Certified Organic
Fair Trade Product

Wholesum Harvest

Zucchini

These are great for shredding and making zucchini muffins or loaves. You could also scrape out the seeds and stuff and bake (like stuffed peppers).

Certified Organic

Oh So Natural

Yams/Sweet Potatoes - Jewel - 2lb

Is it a Yam or Sweet Potato? Technically it is a sweet potato but a quick google search will tell you that in North America, the words Yams and Sweet potatoes are used interchangeably. </br> </br> The average consumer associates the orange fleshed tuber as a yam and the more firm, pale fleshed tuber as a sweet potato. While we recognize that calling it a yam is not botanically correct, we do it because that is what most customers know it as.

Certified Organic
Food Family Farm
Alberta Made

Amiable Organics

Celeriac/Celery Root

An edible and versitile root vegetable in the celery family. It can be mashed, roasted, or slow-cooked in a stew and has many medicinal properties. </br> </br> Celery Root is a surprising bundle of nutrients. It's a good source of vitamins C and B6, Calcium, Potassium, Magnesium, and Iron. It is also a good source of Dietary Fiber & protein.

Certified Organic
Food Family Farm
BC Made

Nature's First Fruits

Apples - Gala

Gala apples are one of the most common varieties of apple. They are a cross between the Cox Pippen, Red Delicious and Golden Delicious. </br> </br> Gala apples are a great snacking fruit as they are low in calories, high in water content and offer a fair amount of vitamins A, C and B. They also contain a dietary fiber known as pectin, which has been shown to lower cholesterol levels and help prevent heart attacks. They also contain trace amounts of boron, which has been touted for its ability to help build strong bones.

Certified Organic

Camposol

Berries - Blueberries - 11oz

Bursting with flavour - these BC blueberries are only around for a short time so get 'em while you can! </br></br>Canada is the world's second-largest producer and exporter of these delectable berries, blueberries contain tons of vitamin C, antioxidants, and manganese.

Certified Organic
Fair Trade Product

Divine Flavor

Melon - Watermelon - Red - Mini

Flavourful and refreshing. Just in time for that spring time fruit salad. </br></br>A cup of watermelon will provide just under 50 calories with zero fat. They are high in vitamin C and potassium.

The Local Farm Box

Designed for locavores! Filled with locally-sourced fruits & vegetables first, while still ensuring there is a variety to feed a family of 2-4.

Aquaponic
Alberta Made

Southern Skies Produce

Greens - Lettuce - Butter Leaf

This particular variety has nice, thicker leaves that allows the head to hold up longer than most butter lettuce varieties.

Certified Organic

Josie Braga

Broccoli

Little trees that taste so good! It's broccoli, delicious all the time, but especially covered in a homemade cheese sauce.

Certified Organic

Coke Farm

Herbs - Cilantro

Although slightly resembling flat leaf parsley in appearance, cilantro can be distinguished by its unmistakable aroma and flavor. Cilantro offers citrus overtones with a flavor that can be bright, earthy and pungent, though its pungency is often contested to border on "soapiness". If left to go to seed, the plant produces white delicate flowers from the cilantro leaves that have the exact essence of cilantro with a sweet floral finish. You either love it or hate it! It's in your genes!

Certified Organic
Food Family Farm
1000km from Warehouse
Alberta Made

Mans Organics

Ginger Root

People have dug up Zingiber officinale, a.k.a. the root more commonly known as ginger, for its health benefits and spicy flavor since the beginning of time (Fun fact: It's actually in the same family as turmeric, another powerful good-for-you ingredient).<BR>The health benefits of ginger root are endless. from supporting your immune system to soothing a sore stomach by aiding in digestion, ginger is not only tasty, it is a great ingredient to add to your daily diet.

Certified Organic
Food Family Farm
1000km from Warehouse
Alberta Made

Mans Organics

Squash - Butternut - Medium

Butternut squash is a fruit that can be roasted, toasted, or pureed for soups, casseroles, breads, and muffins. </br> </br> All squashes provide vitamin A and vitamin C, some of the B vitamins, and are a good source of fibre. They are also rich in carotenoids. The darker the flesh of the squash the higher the concentration of beta-carotene.

Certified Organic
Food Family Farm
500km from Warehouse
Alberta Made

Eagle Creek Farms

Potatoes - Farmers Choice - 2 lbs

This is our best selection of 2lb lotto potatoes. You could receive Red, Russets, Alaskan, Agria or others but, that is the luck of the lotto! </br></br>Potatoes as a good source of vitamin B6, vitamin C, copper, potassium, manganese, and dietary fibre.

Certified Organic
Food Family Farm
500km from Warehouse
Alberta Made

Leffers Brothers Organics

Carrots - Orange - Leffers - 2 lbs

Certified Organic Carrots from one of the amazing Alberta farmers we work with. Avoid storing carrots near apples, which emit ethylene gas that can give carrots a bitter taste.

Certified Organic
Food Family Farm
250km from Warehouse
Alberta Made

Reclaim Organics

Beets - Red - Bag

These are red beets and are rich in antioxidants and other health promoting vitamins and minerals. Try them raw, roasted, pickled, or pureed into soups. </br></br>The betalin pigments present in beets have repeatedly been shown to support activity within the body's detoxification process, activating and processing unwanted toxic substances up with small nutrient groups. Great source of folate and manganese.

Certified Organic
Food Family Farm
50km from Warehouse
Alberta Made

Peas on Earth

Parsnips

The buttery, slightly spicy, sweet flavour of cooked parsnips is reminiscent of butterscotch, honey, and subtle cardamom. </br></br>Considered to be richer in vitamins and minerals than carrots, parsnips are a very healthy addition to our diets. Very high in carbohydrates (= Energy), and dietary fibre, they are also great sources of vitamins C, K, and E. Mineral rich, parsnips are a source of copper, and potassi'yum'.

Certified Organic
Food Family Farm
BC Made

Brown Schneider Farm

Apples - Ambrosia

Ambrosia is a sweet, low-acid apple with a heavenly aroma. Crisp in texture, its fine-grained flesh is crunchy and very juicy! </br> </br> Apples are good source of fibre and vitamin C. They are also great at regulating blood sugar and provide a great source of energy to start the day.

Certified Organic
Food Family Farm
BC Made

Brown Schneider Farm

Pears - Bosc

Bosc pears have a distinct bronze color and russet skin. They are sweet and juicy, with hints of fall spices.<br> Wrinkled skin on the tip is perfectly normal. It means its perfect to eat!

Certified Organic

Camposol

Berries - Blueberries - 11oz

Bursting with flavour - these BC blueberries are only around for a short time so get 'em while you can! </br></br>Canada is the world's second-largest producer and exporter of these delectable berries, blueberries contain tons of vitamin C, antioxidants, and manganese.

The Big Organic Box

For our veggie lovers who love to cook! Filled with a variety of seasonal, organic fruits & vegetables, can feed a family of more than 4.

Certified Organic

Promich Avocadoes

Avocado - Fair Trade

Avocados are also known as 'Alligator Pears'. They're great chopped in a salad, garnishing a soup, spread on toast or lightly salted. </br> </br> Avocados are a good source of folate, vitamin C, vitamin B6, vitamin K, fibre, potassium, and healthy unsaturated fats. They're also a good source of cartenoids, which are good for anti-inflammation.

Certified Organic

Prime Time Organics

Asparagus - Full Bunch

YUM - a definite favourite around here. This is a mixed sized bunch of asparagus!</br> </br> Asparagus is low in calories and is very low in sodium. It is a good source of vitamin B6, calcium, magnesium and zinc, and a very good source of dietary fibre, protein, vitamin A, vitamin C, vitamin E, vitamin K, thiamin, riboflavin, rutin, niacin, folic acid, iron, phosphorus, potassium, copper, manganese and selenium, as well as chromium, a trace mineral that enhances the ability of insulin to transport glucose from the bloodstream into cells. The amino acid asparagine gets its name from asparagus, as the asparagus plant is relatively rich in this compound.

Certified Organic

Lakeside Organic Gardens

Greens - Lettuce - Romaine

Of all the lettuces, Romaine is by far the most nutrient packed. Tonnes of vitamins K, A, and C hidden in these crunchy leaves. Also lots of folate, carotenoids, and other minerals.

Certified Organic
Fair Trade Product

Divine Flavor

Tomatoes - Grape - Organic - MX

A bit of a cherry tomato lottery from one of the best growers in Canada! Some red, some orange, some mixed. All good. </br></br>A good source of potassium, tomatoes offer vitamin A, vitamin C, some calcium and iron.

Certified Organic

Josie Braga

Broccoli

Little trees that taste so good! It's broccoli, delicious all the time, but especially covered in a homemade cheese sauce.

Certified Organic

Lakeside Organic Gardens

Cauliflower - Romanesco

AKA Roman Cauliflower, is the budding flower of the brassicae plant. It has a taste somewhere between broccoli and cauliflower. </br> </br> Nutritionally, the romanesco contains a lot of Vitamin C. It also contains 24% of our daily recommended dose of dietary fibre and 15% of our recommended intake of potassium. A typical serving carries only 52 calories, which is made up from carbohydrate and not fat.

Certified Organic
Food Family Farm
1000km from Warehouse
Alberta Made

Mans Organics

Onions - Yellow - Organic - 2lbs

Onions are high in flavenoids and have strong anti-inflammatory, anti-bacterial, and cancer fighting properties. Don't worry about onion breath, you're doing your body good!

Certified Organic
Food Family Farm
1000km from Warehouse
Alberta Made

Mans Organics

Turmeric Root - Alberta Grown

Usually counted in the list of top 10 superfoods, turmeric is an excellent spice for your kitchen and your health. </br></br>Turmeric root has both culinary and medicinal benefits that can be attributed to curcumin, the active ingredient in turmeric. It is a powerful antioxidant and anti-inflammatory compound that is used throughout Ayurvedic and Chinese medicines to treat a wide variety of conditions, including flatulence, jaundice, menstrual difficulties, bloody urine, hemorrhage, toothache, bruises, chest pain, and colic.</br></br> Best stored in your freezer, and shaved off fresh when added to food.

Certified Organic
Food Family Farm
1000km from Warehouse
Alberta Made

Mans Organics

Squash - Butternut - Medium

Butternut squash is a fruit that can be roasted, toasted, or pureed for soups, casseroles, breads, and muffins. </br> </br> All squashes provide vitamin A and vitamin C, some of the B vitamins, and are a good source of fibre. They are also rich in carotenoids. The darker the flesh of the squash the higher the concentration of beta-carotene.

Certified Organic
Fair Trade Product

Wholesum Harvest

Yams/Sweet Potatoes - Jewel - Jumbo

Grown right up in Millet...these potatoes are grown with care by Dargatz Family Farm. These are the first new potatoes of the year! Amarosa fingerling potatoes are small with smooth deep-red skin. Amarosa fingerling potatoes have red flesh and when sliced resemble pepperoni. The tasty tubers retain their color even as they are baked, fried or cooked. Amarosa fingerling potatoes have a sweet and creamy flavor which is all the more satisfying due to its unique hue - See more at: http://www.specialtyproduce.com/produce/Amarosa_Fingerling_Potatoes_8289.php#sthash.T9psuiLC.dpuf

Certified Organic
Food Family Farm
50km from Warehouse
Alberta Made

Peas on Earth

Parsnips

The buttery, slightly spicy, sweet flavour of cooked parsnips is reminiscent of butterscotch, honey, and subtle cardamom. </br></br>Considered to be richer in vitamins and minerals than carrots, parsnips are a very healthy addition to our diets. Very high in carbohydrates (= Energy), and dietary fibre, they are also great sources of vitamins C, K, and E. Mineral rich, parsnips are a source of copper, and potassi'yum'.

Certified Organic
Food Family Farm
BC Made

Nature's First Fruits

Apples - Gala - Bag

Gala apples are always a crowd pleaser. Their dense flesh is creamy yellow and crisp, offering a mildly sweet flavour and flora aroma. Gala’s that are allowed to reach the peak of their sweetness on the tree will have a deeper red hue and a slightly sweeter flavour.

Certified Organic

Sunview Organics

Grapes - Green Seedless

Green grapes are sweet and tart, with the tannins leaving a slight layer of flavour on the tongue. </br></br>Great source of fibre, vitamin C, A, and K.

Certified Organic

Homegrown Organic

Citrus - Satsuma Mandarin

Satsuma is a japanese variety of mandarin oranges. It contains no seed. Plus... they are absolutely delicious. </br> </br>You would be surprised how much nutrition is jam-packed in this little orange. Satsumas are rich in fibre, numerous minerals, and several vitamins such as A,C,B6, Niacin, Riboflavin, and Thiamin.

Certified Organic

Various South American Producers

Mango - Tommy Atkins

Get your mango party started this week. </br></br>Mangoes are very low in Saturated Fat, Cholesterol and Sodium. They're also a good source of Dietary Fiber and Vitamin B6, and a very good source of Vitamin A and Vitamin C.

The Little Organic Box

Perfect for smaller households! Filled with a variety of seasonal, organic fruits & vegetables, great for a family of 1-2 people.

Certified Organic

Promich Avocadoes

Avocado - Fair Trade

Avocados are also known as 'Alligator Pears'. They're great chopped in a salad, garnishing a soup, spread on toast or lightly salted. </br> </br> Avocados are a good source of folate, vitamin C, vitamin B6, vitamin K, fibre, potassium, and healthy unsaturated fats. They're also a good source of cartenoids, which are good for anti-inflammation.

Certified Organic

Fresh Venture

Greens - Kale - Black Tuscan

An excellent source of vitamin C, kale provides iron, vitamin A, calcium, magnesium, potassium, protein, carbohydrates and dietary fibre. It is a superfood monster! Packed with vitamins, minerals, flavenoids, and glucosinolates. All of these combine to create an amazing detoxifying vegetable which helps cleanse our body and keep us healthy.

Certified Organic

Lakeside Organic Gardens

Cauliflower - Romanesco

AKA Roman Cauliflower, is the budding flower of the brassicae plant. It has a taste somewhere between broccoli and cauliflower. </br> </br> Nutritionally, the romanesco contains a lot of Vitamin C. It also contains 24% of our daily recommended dose of dietary fibre and 15% of our recommended intake of potassium. A typical serving carries only 52 calories, which is made up from carbohydrate and not fat.

Certified Organic
Food Family Farm
Alberta Made

Amiable Organics

Leek

A half pound of leeks! Enjoy the mild & sweet onion taste of leeks. Great for sauteeing, or in quiches. </br> </br> Leeks are a good source of iron, vitamin C and folate. They, like other Allum family members (onions, garlic), are rich in antioxidants such as polyphenols and flavenoids. This means they're healthy for our hearts.

Certified Organic
Food Family Farm
1000km from Warehouse
BC Made

Just-A-Mere Organic Farm

Squash - Delicata

Considered one of the sweeter squashes, Delicata is very tasty and lends itself well to baking, roasting, and steaming. </br></br> Delicata squash is not as rich in beta-carotene as other winter squashes, but is a good source of dietary fiber and potassium, as well as smaller amounts of vitamins C and B, magnesium, and manganese.

Certified Organic
Food Family Farm
500km from Warehouse
Alberta Made

Eagle Creek Farms

Potatoes - Farmers Choice - 2 lbs

This is our best selection of 2lb lotto potatoes. You could receive Red, Russets, Alaskan, Agria or others but, that is the luck of the lotto! </br></br>Potatoes as a good source of vitamin B6, vitamin C, copper, potassium, manganese, and dietary fibre.

Certified Organic
Food Family Farm
50km from Warehouse
Alberta Made

Peas on Earth

Parsnips

The buttery, slightly spicy, sweet flavour of cooked parsnips is reminiscent of butterscotch, honey, and subtle cardamom. </br></br>Considered to be richer in vitamins and minerals than carrots, parsnips are a very healthy addition to our diets. Very high in carbohydrates (= Energy), and dietary fibre, they are also great sources of vitamins C, K, and E. Mineral rich, parsnips are a source of copper, and potassi'yum'.

Certified Organic
Food Family Farm
BC Made

Brown Schneider Farm

Apples - Ambrosia

Ambrosia is a sweet, low-acid apple with a heavenly aroma. Crisp in texture, its fine-grained flesh is crunchy and very juicy! </br> </br> Apples are good source of fibre and vitamin C. They are also great at regulating blood sugar and provide a great source of energy to start the day.

Certified Organic
Food Family Farm
BC Made

Brown Schneider Farm

Pears - Anjou

The flesh of the Anjou pear is bright, white and dense with a slightly sweet flavour with subtle notes of citrus.These pears remain green when ripe, with only a slight change in their bright green-coloured skin. Press gently against the stem end of the fruit to test for ripeness. Anjou pears ripen from the inside out. If the flesh gives slightly, the pear is ready to eat.

Certified Organic

Homegrown Organic

Citrus - Satsuma Mandarin

Satsuma is a japanese variety of mandarin oranges. It contains no seed. Plus... they are absolutely delicious. </br> </br>You would be surprised how much nutrition is jam-packed in this little orange. Satsumas are rich in fibre, numerous minerals, and several vitamins such as A,C,B6, Niacin, Riboflavin, and Thiamin.

The Organic Fruit Box

Designed for serious fruit lovers! Filled with the best of BC fruit in the summer, and organic, Fair Trade certified fruit in the winter.

Certified Organic
Food Family Farm
BC Made

Nature's First Fruits

Apples - Gala

Gala apples are one of the most common varieties of apple. They are a cross between the Cox Pippen, Red Delicious and Golden Delicious. </br> </br> Gala apples are a great snacking fruit as they are low in calories, high in water content and offer a fair amount of vitamins A, C and B. They also contain a dietary fiber known as pectin, which has been shown to lower cholesterol levels and help prevent heart attacks. They also contain trace amounts of boron, which has been touted for its ability to help build strong bones.

Certified Organic
Food Family Farm
BC Made

Brown Schneider Farm

Pears - Anjou

The flesh of the Anjou pear is bright, white and dense with a slightly sweet flavour with subtle notes of citrus.These pears remain green when ripe, with only a slight change in their bright green-coloured skin. Press gently against the stem end of the fruit to test for ripeness. Anjou pears ripen from the inside out. If the flesh gives slightly, the pear is ready to eat.

Certified Organic

Camposol

Berries - Blueberries - 11oz

Bursting with flavour - these BC blueberries are only around for a short time so get 'em while you can! </br></br>Canada is the world's second-largest producer and exporter of these delectable berries, blueberries contain tons of vitamin C, antioxidants, and manganese.

Certified Organic

Sunview Organics

Grapes - Green Seedless

Green grapes are sweet and tart, with the tannins leaving a slight layer of flavour on the tongue. </br></br>Great source of fibre, vitamin C, A, and K.

Certified Organic
Fair Trade Product

Divine Flavor

Melon - Watermelon - Red - Mini

Flavourful and refreshing. Just in time for that spring time fruit salad. </br></br>A cup of watermelon will provide just under 50 calories with zero fat. They are high in vitamin C and potassium.

Certified Organic

Homegrown Organic

Citrus - Satsuma Mandarin

Satsuma is a japanese variety of mandarin oranges. It contains no seed. Plus... they are absolutely delicious. </br> </br>You would be surprised how much nutrition is jam-packed in this little orange. Satsumas are rich in fibre, numerous minerals, and several vitamins such as A,C,B6, Niacin, Riboflavin, and Thiamin.

Certified Organic

Homegrown Organic

Citrus - Oranges - Navel

Juicy, sweet, and California grown, these delicious Navels are sure to impress. </br> </br> Oranges are rich in fibre, folate, and of course vitamin C which contributes heavily to oranges antioxidant protection and immune support. Feeling sick? Eat some oranges!

Certified Organic
Food Family Farm
Fair Trade Product

Asoguabo (APPBG)

Bananas - Fair Trade

Fair trade and organic bananas are hard to come by, but the taste and nutrients are incomparable. </br></br> Bananas are well known for their potassium rich flesh, however they are also full of other nutrient health boosters including vitamin B, C, fiber and magnesium. They are more calorically dense than most other fruits making them a suitable and sustainable small meal. </br></br> Note that if there is any supply issues with this product we will automatically fill with <a href="https://www.theorganicbox.ca/catalogue/22861/">green bananas</a>.

Certified Organic

Various South American Producers

Mango - Tommy Atkins

Get your mango party started this week. </br></br>Mangoes are very low in Saturated Fat, Cholesterol and Sodium. They're also a good source of Dietary Fiber and Vitamin B6, and a very good source of Vitamin A and Vitamin C.

The Little Organic Fruit Box

Created as an add-on to keep your fruit bowl stocked! Filled with a petite amount of the best of BC fruit in the summer, and organic, Fair Trade certified fruit in the winter.

$25.00 /box

Certified Organic
Food Family Farm
BC Made

Brown Schneider Farm

Pears - Bosc

Bosc pears have a distinct bronze color and russet skin. They are sweet and juicy, with hints of fall spices.<br> Wrinkled skin on the tip is perfectly normal. It means its perfect to eat!

Certified Organic

Sunview Organics

Grapes - Green Seedless

Green grapes are sweet and tart, with the tannins leaving a slight layer of flavour on the tongue. </br></br>Great source of fibre, vitamin C, A, and K.

Certified Organic
Fair Trade Product

Divine Flavor

Melon - Watermelon - Red - Mini

Flavourful and refreshing. Just in time for that spring time fruit salad. </br></br>A cup of watermelon will provide just under 50 calories with zero fat. They are high in vitamin C and potassium.

Certified Organic

Homegrown Organic

Citrus - Satsuma Mandarin

Satsuma is a japanese variety of mandarin oranges. It contains no seed. Plus... they are absolutely delicious. </br> </br>You would be surprised how much nutrition is jam-packed in this little orange. Satsumas are rich in fibre, numerous minerals, and several vitamins such as A,C,B6, Niacin, Riboflavin, and Thiamin.

Certified Organic

Rainbow Valley Orchards

Citrus - Lemon - Fair Trade

Pucker up for these sour and sweet lemons. Add juice or zest to soups, dips, mayonnaise and whipped cream. Also fantastic on fish. </br></br> In addition to their unique phytonutrient properties, lemons and limes are an excellent source of vitamin C, one of the most important antioxidants in nature. Vitamin C is one of the main antioxidants found in food and the primary water-soluble antioxidant in the body. Vitamin C travels through the body neutralizing any free radicals with which it comes into contact with. Be free radical free, eat some vitamin C!