What's In a Box?
In a Winter Box
The $15 box contains larger portions of local apples, Anjou pears, sweet potato, carrots, cooking onions and mushrooms. Out of country items include orange, grape tomatoes, spinach, green peppers, tangerines, lemons, broccoli.
The $20 box contains more local apples, more Anjou pears, carrots, more cooking onions, and mushrooms. Out of country items are sweet potatoes, cauliflower, more oranges, spinach, green peppers, broccoli, lemons, tangerines, grape tomatoes, celery and iceberg lettuce.
In a Spring Box
The $15 box contains – local asparagus, red peppers, radishes and apples, English cucumber. Out of country items are broccoli, green onions, mini-carrots, grape tomatoes, oranges, zucchini, bananas, kiwis.
The $20 box contains – more local asparagus and for something NEW green garlic. Other local items are apples, red peppers, radishes and English cucumber. Out of country items are broccoli, iceberg lettuce, cauliflower, mini-carrots, green onions, Grape tomatoes, zucchini, oranges, bananas, kiwis.
Summer Box – 100% Locally Grown!
The $20 box also contains an eggplant, iceberg lettuce (for a change from Romaine), more corn, and Swiss chard.
Fall Box – 100% Locally Grown!
The $15 box contains a small winter squash, leaf lettuce, Royal Gala apples, Italian plums, pears, carrots, broccoli, red onions, leeks, Brussels sprouts, mushrooms, carrots, potatoes, English cucumber.
The $20 box contains a larger winter squash, leeks, cauliflower, celery, leaf lettuce, Royal Gala apples, Italian plums, pears, carrots, broccoli, red onions, English cucumber, more Brussels sprouts, potatoes and mushrooms.
You’d Like a Box?
It’s really very simple to buy the Halton Fresh Food Box! Just follow these steps.
Figure out which box size you want to order. Our Food Box page can help. Find our pick up site most convenient for you (this is where you will pre-order and pre-pay, and pick up your order when it’s ready). Our Pick Up Sites page can help. You can contact us if you can’t figure it out.
To buy online simply follow this link: Order a Box . To buy in person, contact your pick up site coordinator to arrange your order and make payment. When you pay, your site coordinator will tell you the date and time to return to pick up your order.
Our products are packed into boxes that we reuse every month, so you have to bring your own bags to carry your purchases back home. To get an idea how many bags you might need, our Sample Contents page shows the amounts of produce the boxes might contain. When you’re picking up your order, don’t forget to take your copy of our latest newsletter. Check the Pick Up Sites page for day of the month and time of pick up information for your chosen site.