How to get local produce and other groceries in the Denver area

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Here are ways that you can get fresh produce in the Denver area even though most farmers markets are closed right now.  Most of these services are curb side pick up from pre-made boxes of food or delivered to your home. The links below are companies that utilize mostly local food sources at affordable prices.

5280

5280 Produce:

https://5280produce.com/

This is a local company that has small or large boxes of mixed produce that changes each week.  You can pick up boxes Thursday, Friday and Saturday in the AM time frame.  What is in the boxes are on their website each week.  They are a cash only company so please have cash ready.  You can pre-order a box and pick it up on specified days.

growhaus

The Growhaus

https://www.thegrowhaus.org/

This is a local company that teams with a local egg distributor and baker to make full produce boxes for very affordable prices!  There are many pick up locations and some delivery options.  They have a huge community outreach program for hungry homes as well.  They also do bulk boxes of specific produce for restaurants if desired.

bazaar

Denver Bazaar Farmers Market

https://www.denverbazaar.com/collections/curbside-offerings

The Denver Bazaar has curbside pick up for pre-ordered produce, bread and household items.  All of the food is local and small business based.  You must order ahead of time on the website or call in.  Many different businesses to pick from.  e

fresh guy

Fresh Guys Produce Denver

https://thefreshguys.com/

This is a local company that helps local farmers sell their produce.  The website doesn’t have much information but they do have daily pick ups and good morning hours.

 

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Pastures Provision Company

https://pastureprovisionsco.com/

This is a company that does meat, produce and eggs.  All of the meat is locally sourced in Colorado and the produce is organic.  They have many options for bi weekly or monthly delivery.  You can do just meat or delivery of all three. The pricing is competitive but you can’t change the type of meat you get or pick specific produce.

 

We hope that you are able to experiment and help support some local businesses with these links.  It is the best way to enjoy local produce without having to go to a crowded farmers market or grocery store.