Kent Veg Box — food miles

Four Easy Steps to Get More From Your Veg Box

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Four Easy Steps to Get More From Your Veg Box

  Since lockdown, we’ve had an influx of new customers and it’s wonderful to see so many more of you enjoying eating some of the freshest veg available, all from just down the road. We just wanted to put together a little something to help you get more from your Veg Box and minimise any waste. The goal is to have the whole family cooking, eating and loving local produce. Here are some useful tips to help get the best from your veg! 1. How to Cook your Veg Most vegetables you get within your box any given week have...

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Food Miles In Practice - A Cauliflower Story

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Food Miles In Practice - A Cauliflower Story

    8am Wednesday morning, our driver Chris was sat in his van watching Trevor Bradley pull his tractor out of the fields. On the back was this week’s cauliflowers, harvested a mere 10 minutes earlier. So fresh in fact, that by the time Chris arrived back at Kent Veg Box HQ (only 40 miles away!) they were still warmed by the early morning sun’s glow. These Cauli’s will be then turned around by us and used by latest Saturday morning. This would be impossible for any other supplier to compete with. Supermarkets that take cauli’s from all over the...

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