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Organic Produce Report: Oct 26 – Nov 1

Fresh Deals:

Organic Honeycrisp Apples $1.49/lb. reg. $2.69/lb.

Organic Cucumbers 69¢/lb. reg. $1.49/lb.


Produce Feature: 

Local Winter Squash

Stock up on local winter squash for a whole lotta cozy dinners! We’ve got a huge variety including old standbys like Acorn, Butternut, and Spaghetti along with the more unique like Jahardale, Marina Di Chiogga, and Black Futsu. Coming to us from Edible Acres, Well Fed, Moondance, Boldly Grown, and Crow’s Farm.

Weekly Organic Produce Specials

  • WA green bell peppers $3.49/lb
  • ginger $3.49/lb
  • Farm-direct new-crop Honeycrisp apples $2.69/lb
  • Turmeric root $9.99/lb
  • large Hachiya persimmons $1.99 each
  • D’Anjou & Bosc pears $1.69/lb
  • Bartlett pears $1.29/lb
  • baby bok choy $2.99/lb
  • small Hass avocados 89¢ each
  • large Hass avocados $1.99 each
  • Zucchini & yellow squash $1.29/lb
  • cauliflower $1.49/lb
  • pomegranates $2.49 each
  • red & green seedless grapes $2.99/lb

Local Produce – a current rundown of local produce

  • Cascadia Mushrooms: Shiitake kits, oyster mushroom kits, lion’s mane kits, dried reishi, shiitakes.
  • Cedardale: gallon, half gallon, and pint cider (not organic).
  • Dahlia Depot: Pea shoots, spicy mix microgreens, mild mix microgreens (not certified organic).
  • Happy Valley Sprouts: Clover sprouts.
  • Tops and Bottoms: Dragon mix microgreens, broccoli microgreens, red cabbage microgreens.
  • Organic Antics: Wild Chanterelle, Porcini, Matsutake mushrooms, dried mushroom blend – all wild harvest (not certified organic)
  • Ralph’s: Green dandelion, bunched carrots, bulk orange and rainbow carrots, red and rainbow chard, collard greens, green and Lacinato kale, leeks, bagged juice carrots, green cabbage, radicchio, parsnips.
  • Hedlin Family Farm: Celery, sweet corn, red, yellow, and orange bell peppers, red and rainbow chard, Lacinato and green kale, Jack-o-lantern pumpkins.
  • Well Fed: Green kale, bulk red, chioggia and gold beets, red cabbage, Jalapeno peppers, blue kabocha squash, Acorn squash, spaghetti squash, Autumn Frost squash, black Futsu squash, decorative gourds.
  • Highwater: Purple Peruvian fingerling potatoes.
  • Silva Family Farm: 18oz blueberries
  • Sauk Farm: Honeycrisp apple cider, Cosmic crisp apples, Winecrisp apples.
  • Bellewood Acres: Tsugaru, Orin apples, Belle de Boskoop apples, Evercrisp apples, not certified.
  • Brownfield Orchards: Red D’Anjou pears, Gala apples, Honeycrisp apples, early Fuji apples, Granny Smith apples, Braeburn apples, Pink Lady apples.
  • Boldly Grown: Savoy cabbage, Collard greens, fennel, hot banana peppers,red and sweet onions, blue Hubbard squash, sweet dumpling squash, red Kuri squash, Delicata, Kabocha, Honeyboat squash, radicchio.
  • Edible Acres: Assorted melons, heirloom tomatoes, and eggplants.
  • Moondance: Sunflower greens, Anaheim, Poblano, Serrano, and Jalapeno peppers, Padron peppers, Shishito peppers, bulk red, white, and purple Daikon radish, Napa cabbage, Japanese eggplant, hot Hungarian Wax peppers, Brussels sprouts, celery root, French grey shallots, black and watermelon radish, bulk kohlrabi, Italian eggplant, Black Futsu squash, pie pumpkins, spaghetti squash, Marina Di Chioggia squash, Jahardale squash, sugar pie pumpkin.
  • Waxwing: Curly & Italian parsley.
  • Crow’s Farm: Rosemary, thyme, sage, chives, oregano, red and green mustard greens, fennel, Winter Luxury pie pumpkins, Delicata, baby spaghetti, Blue Hubbard, Sweet Meat, and Red Kuri squash, mini spaghetti squash, purple cauliflower.
By: Co-op Staff

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