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
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.
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.
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.
Manchester - Veg Box People
Serving Greater 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.
Greater Manchester - Reddy Lane Market Garden
Based in Altrincham, Reddy Lane market garden sells fresh, organic veg & egg boxes, priced between £7-11. They offer deliveries around the Greater Manchester area, including Chorlton, Levenshulme & Burnage. Boxes are also available for pickup at Altrincham & Levenshulme Markets.
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.
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.
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.
Leeds - Swillington Organic
Implemented in September 2019, Swillington Farm now runs as a CSA (Community Supported Agriculture Program). A partnership between customer & producer, orders work on a subscriptions basis - subscribe online for a share of the farm's meat, eggs & vegetables, and visit the farm to collect your order.
Sheffield - Regather Co-operative
Veg box co-operative and online shop based in Sheffield, delivering veg, fruit, bread, milk, eggs and more across the city on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays.