We all love to cook whether to grill, roast, bake, or just fry something fresh from the farm. Technology has introduced our kitchens to new kitchen wares and appliances that are really irresistible. From smokers to grillers (from prochefsguide.com), ovens to the latest pans. This is all exciting especially if you get to cook something fresh out from the farm.
It’s not that easy to get fresh seasonal vegetables from regional suppliers at the moment. Here’s a tip, order individual baskets of fresh food straight to your home. In Switzerland, let’s take a look at 7 farms that deliver fresh vegetables straight to your home.
7 farms that deliver their vegetables home
The Brüederhof in Dällikon offers a selection of different subscriptions as well as the possibility to order everything individually. The products are delivered to various district depots in the Zurich area and the surrounding area. The website also has great ideas for dishes that can be prepared with fresh vegetable delivery.
At Farmy there are not only fresh vegetables but also other products that can be found in a farm shop, such as drinks, flowers, bread, dairy products, drugstore products, and animal feed. Farmy supplies all of Switzerland and Liechtenstein. Due to a large number of inquiries, however, many appointments are already fully booked. There are still some free windows in April.
Birchhof has been planting its fields in Oberwil-Lieli with biodynamic vegetables for 20 years. You can easily have this delivered to your home or a depot with a subscription. The vegetable box is put together weekly by the farm with seasonal products. Deliveries are made throughout the city of Zurich.
Frisches.ch offers food such as vegetables, fruits, dairy products, and meat from Bernese farmers and producers. Many of them are available in organic quality and without plastic. Bern residents can have the products delivered directly to their homes. The parcel will be sent by Mail to people outside the delivery area.
Biopac sends fresh organic vegetables and fruits from the farm to your front door. What is delivered is a surprise. However, there is the option of deselecting products that you do not like and those that you particularly like to eat. The healthy delicacies come from various organic farmers in Switzerland. Deliveries are made by a courier to the Zurich and Winterthur region and by post to all of Switzerland.
The Birsmattehof in Therwil supplies Basel residents with fresh vegetables. The compilation is made by the farm, whereby the customer can choose between four different sized baskets. These are then delivered to over 100 depots in and around Basel.
7. Bio Mio
Every two weeks Bio Mio delivers a basket with organic vegetables and fruit from the region. The subscription can be expanded with other products such as bread, yogurt, eggs, and cheese. Bio Mio is also socially committed: The project is supervised by the Weid Foundation, which supports people with mental health problems. Some of the baskets are delivered with the Züriwerk’s bike couriers.