fresh, local, organic

You’ll find an average of 98% organic produce every day!

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Produce

We visit the market several times a week, and our daily deliveries ensure the freshest and best produce. All produce is hand-selected by our Produce Curator to meet your highest standards. We are touted to offer one of the biggest selections of greens around! Whip up a meal in no time by using our convenient, pre-cut veggies and fruits. Also, look for our “Free Fruit for Kids” produce basket where kids can enjoy an organic & healthy snack while the parents shop.

Dirty Dozen

Each year, the Environmental Working Group creates a list of the fruits & veggies most & least likely to be sprayed with pesticides. Although we recommend buying organic whenever possible, these lists can be helpful when organic is not available. The ‘Dirty Dozen’ is the top 12 conventional fruits & veggies w/ the most residue.

1. Strawberries
2. Spinach
3. Nectarine
4. Apple
5. Grapes
6. Peach
7. Cherries
8. Pear
9. Tomato
10. Celery
11. Tomato
12. Sweet Bell Pepper + Hot Pepper

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Clean Fifteen

The ‘Clean 15’  is the top 15 conventional fruits & veggies w/ the least amount of pesticide residue.

1. Avocado
2. Sweet Corn
3. Pineapple
4. Cabbage
5. Onion
6. Sweet Peas (Frozen)
7. Papaya
8. Mango
9. Asparagus
10. Eggplant
11. Honeydew Melon
12. Kiwi
13. Cantaloupe
14. Cauliflower
15. Broccoli

*A small amount of sweet corn, papaya & summer squash sold in the US is produced from GMO seeds. Buy organic varieties of these crops if you want to avoid GMOs.

Freshly Picked

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QUESTIONS ABOUT OUR PRODUCE DEPARTMENT?

Ed Lucia, Produce Manager Email Ed

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