Our vegetable bags are full of fresh, locally grown produce from our suppliers in Herefordshire. The mix of vegetables in the bags is determined by what is grown locally during each season. The vegetables are delivered in robust, easily-carried jute bags.
Some of the vegetables and fruit that are grown and delivered locally are:
All deliveries in and around Hereford can be weekly. Deliveries to our furthest points ie Leominster, are currently fortnightly.
We deliver to all the towns, villages and places in-between listed below.
If you would like a home delivery but do not live in any of the above areas please contact us. We may be able to adjust our delivery pattern to meet your needs.
North – Hereford , Holmer, Lyde, Moreton On Lugg, Marden, Wellington, Dinmore, Weobley, Leominster, Bush Bank, Canon Pyon, Upper Hill, Tillington, Burghill
West – Hereford, Brinsop, Bishopstone, Preston On Wye, Breinton
South – Hereford, South Wye, Allensmore, Wormelow, Kingsthorne
East – Hereford, Withington, Bartestree, Lugwardine, Dormington, Hampton Bishop, Tarrington, Mordiford, Fownhope, Holme Lacy
Vegetable bags come in three sizes: Small £9.00 Medium £12.00 Large £17.50
LARGE – would suit a family with two or more children weekly or two people fortnightly.
MEDIUM – would suit two people weekly or a family with one child.
SMALL – would suit a single person or those who eat fewer vegetables.
Bags can be ordered every week, every fortnight or at a frequency that suits the buyer. Customers can request that fruit and vegetables they do not like will be replaced by another fruit or veg.
Empty jute bags are returned each week to the drop-off-point to be collected and reused by Growing Local.
Veg Bags are delivered on Thursdays normally between 1 and 4pm. We collect the produce from the growers in the morning, pack and deliver the same day.
We need to know if you have any special delivery instructions such as where we should leave your bag e.g. in your porch, shed or garage.
Extras: can be ordered as a regular or occasional item:
Free range eggs can be ordered with the bags: 1 dozen £2.80, or separately 1 dozen £3.00
Locally pressed apple juice 750cl, £2.80 per bottle
Peter Cooks Bread, more information and prices here
Soft Fruit, in season strawberries, raspberries, cherries, blackberries, tayberries, redcurrants, blackcurrants, plums, damsons. Can all be added as the occasional extra punnet or as a soft fruit bag – quantity according to your needs.
Top Fruit, in season eating and cooking apples, pears. Can all be added as the occasional kilogram or as winter fruit bag – quantity according to your needs.
Potatoes; can be ordered as 5kg, 10kg, 15kg, 20kg, 25kg extra to your Veg Bag as and when required
Full details can be found on ‘This Weeks Bag’.
Seasonal ‘Special Offers’ such as pumpkins, Growing Local Christmas Hamper Bags; details can be found on our Special offers page
To make an order please contact us via our ‘Contact Us’
Or Telephone Pat on 07813622890; Email firstname.lastname@example.org
The order can be cancelled at any time by giving one week’s notice.
We invoice customers at the end of each month by email – after delivery. The customer can either pay by cheque, cash or direct bank transfer (BACs). All payment /bank details are on the invoice.
The vegetable bag scheme supports local growers, provides fresh, local and seasonal produce to the community and subsidises educational activities for children, young people and families.