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Garden Fresh Box

The Garden Fresh Box is a monthly food buying club for anyone who wants fresh vegetables and fruit without paying grocery store prices.

What is in a Garden Fresh Box

Contents change every month based on what is in season, local produce available, and the quality and price of items available. Every order includes a copy of the Garden Fresh News, featuring easy recipes and nutrition information.

Example Garden Fresh Box

Fruit Bag – $5

  • Apples
  • Bananas
  • Oranges
  • Pears
  • Seasonal Fruit

Veggie Bag – $5

  • Lettuce
  • Baby Carrots
  • Tomato
  • Sweet Pepper
  • Cucumber

Vegetable and Fruit Box – $10

  • 5 pounds potatoes
  • 2 pounds carrots
  • 2 pounds onions
  • 3 pounds apples
  • 1 squash
  • 1 broccoli
  • 2 oranges

Vegetable and Fruit Box – $15

  • 10 pounds potatoes
  • 5 pounds carrots
  • 5 pounds onions
  • 3 pounds apples
  • 1 squash
  • 1 broccoli
  • 4 oranges
  • 1 cucumber

How to buy a Garden Fresh Box

  1. Choose a Garden Fresh Box site. Garden Fresh Boxes are available at locations all over Lambton County. Find a site near you.
  2. Place your order. Pay for your order at a Garden Fresh Box site by the first Friday of the month.
  3. Pick up your Garden Fresh Box. Return to the same Garden Fresh Box site during the third week of the month to pick up your order. Pick-up day is Wednesday or Thursday, depending on the site. For specific dates, see the Garden Fresh Box Schedule.

Garden Fresh Box pick-up sites

Garden Fresh Box 2020 Schedule

Month Orders due to GFB Sites GFB Pick Up Wednesday GFB Pick Up Thursday
January 3 15 16
February 14 26 27
March 6 18 19
April 3 15 16
May 14 27 28
June 5 17 18
July 3 15 16
August 7 19 20
September 4 16 17
October 2 21 22
November 6 18 19
December 4 16 17