Box Schemes North
Box Schemes in the North of England
The North of England is renowned for its meat production particularly sheep, who graze across vast areas of open farmland. However, the area is also home to a huge number of family-run fruit and veg farms, with organic traditions dating back generations. Asparagus, rhubarb, potatoes and peas are just a few of the region's many specialisms.
Find an organic box scheme near you.
Veg Only - Mixed Boxes - Fruit Only - Meat Box - Fruit & Veg
Cockermouth - Low Stanger Farm
Low Stanger is a small lowland farm just south of Cockermouth who have been running their box scheme since 1998. Their box scheme is seasonal, and contains only vegetables and fruit that they grow themselves. Large boxes contain 8 different things, small boxes contain 5.
Liverpool - Organic Direct
Organic Direct vary their boxes according to what is seasonally available. For a minimum order of £10, a delivery contains a selection of about half a dozen or so veg varieties.
Manchester - Foodlife
Foodlife Doorstep Deliveries is an organic, family-run fruit & veg box scheme that’s been running since 1995, now with a loyal customer base. Foodlife now delivers every week in and around the Manchester area - we also sell organic eggs, dairy, dry goods and cleaning products.
Sheffield - Sheffield Organic Growers
Delivering to the South, West and East of Sheffield, Sheffield Organic Growers offer deliveries on Thursday to home or at one of their pick up points around the city.
North Yorkshire - The Organic Pantry
St Helens is a family run 300-acre organic farm in North Yorkshire that has been farmed for over 100 years. They offer a bespoke box scheme, with consistent, high-quality fresh produce, delivered across the North of England, Yorkshire, Derbyshire and Northumberland
Hull - Arthur's Organics
Arthur Street Trading Co. Ltd is workers' co-operative in Hull, providing a weekly home delivery service for organic veg boxes, organic fruit, organic groceries, and household goods in Hull and surrounding villages since 1999.
Manchester - Veg Box People
Based in Manchester, the Veg Box People deliver to collection points in Greater Manchester and Macclesfield, weekly or fortnightly. Sizes of starter, small, medium or large veg bags are available, with options of additional potatoes or fruit bags.
Preston - Growing With Nature
Growing with Nature offer locally grown seasonal boxes full of fresh organic vegetables and salads delivered in the Lancaster, Preston Fylde and Wyre areas. Their produce is picked fresh, packed and delivered the next day on their regular Wednesday to Friday delivery rounds.
Carlisle - Eva's Organics
Eva's Organics grow and supply organic fruit and vegetables with weekly home deliveries around North and West Cumbria, West Northumberland and South Dumfriesshire.
North Newcastle - North East Organic Growers -
North East Organic Growers are a worker's co-operative based in the village of Bomarsund, just north of Newcastle. They've been growing certified organic veg on a ten acre site since 1995. It's grown using ecologically sound and sustainable methods to support a healthier environment.