Abel & Cole have been delivering organic food across the UK for over 30 years. They work with small family farmers, makers & bakers to create their organic veg boxes that can be delivered to you on a weekly basis. Their organic boxes are totally customisable, so you can take your pick of the season's crop and have it delivered to your door. 🍆🏠
Abel & Cole's sustainability efforts do not end with organic food produce. They also use minimal plastic and compostable packaging. Their veg boxes use recycled string and are all reusable, meaning they've saved an estimated 65,000,000 plastic bags! Abel & Cole also deliver to the same area on the same day each week, to keep emissions low.
A snapshot of Abel & Cole's sustainability journey so far.
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Organic food to your door
How your food is grown can have a significant impact on your health as well as the environment. Organic farming is widely recognised as a better agricultural method for both your own health and the planet. Here's why:
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By now, the benefits of organic produce are pretty well-documented. Organic food is better for the planet since it requires no artificial fertilisers and promotes healthier soils that can store more carbon. It’s better for animal welfare, as organic standards ensure that all animals reared for meat and animal products have a better quality of life. It’s better for wildlife, as organic farming supports cleaner water and richer biodiversity. And of course, it’s good for people, too – organic produce has lower concentrations of pesticides and heavy metals, and higher levels of antioxidants and beneficial omega-3 fatty acids.