Luddesdown Organic Vegetable Boxes - Reduce The Carbon Footprint

What's In Local Vegetable Boxes, Your Kent Suppliers

Welcome to the Yourcounty Luddesdown Organic feature, we've been highlighting local organic producers and vegetable box schemes for over a decade. Our coverage has been strongly influenced by user and researcher feedback. If you have experience of this food producer or would like to recommend another for a free listing use our contact details below. These links for the The Kent Food Directory (which includes other box suppliers) or the Current Kent Food Feature.

The Winter Box

Just as a guide you might like to know the contents of a winter organic medium winter box might include (at the time of writing): potatoes, carrots, onions, savoy cabbage, cauliflower, swede, leeks, cherry tomatoes and a salad bag.

The Farm

This activity is actually made up of two separate but adjoining farms integrated into a 1100 acre site set on the chalky loam soil of the North Downs of Kent. Soil Association standards have been met at the farm for twenty five years.

Local Organic Produce

Luddesdown is in North Kent so subscription to the box scheme is going to be limited to that area, if in doubt get in touch with the farm. The farm produces and sells organic vegetables and meat , it describes its produce as both organic and high quality.

The box scheme is subject to change but you can typically expect a weekly box of fresh organic vegetables delivered to your door. Boxes come in three sizes;

  • The regular (or medium) box contains mixed produce that should meet the needs of a family of four for about a week.
  • The large box would suit a bigger family, it could also be shared by two families or meet the needs of a family of vegetarians.
  • The small box provides enough weekly vegetables for a couple or individual.

By joining the box scheme you are not only getting you organic veg locally from a sustainable source but also supporting a environmentally friendly system that maintains local jobs and keeps the carbon footprint of your food very low. All the produce carries The Soil Association Symbol .

The farm is also produces organic; beef, pork and chicken, if you have any questions contact the farm directly.

Open Days & Visits

Luddesdown opens it's doors to the general public (generally in the summer months) and groups for specific events or by prior arrangement, email or call for more information.

Contact & Location

If you have a general enquiry visit the website first it holds a good selection of relevant information. You can find the farm at

  • Luddesdown Organic Farms Ltd, Court Lodge, Luddesdown, Kent, DA13 0XE
  • Tel: 01474 813 376 (Farm Office)
  • Tel: 01474 815 044 (Box Scheme)
  • www.luddesdownorganicfarms.co.uk

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