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Veritable Vegetable Wins Outstanding Company Award at Climate Day

  We are thrilled to announce that we won the Outstanding Company award by the National Co-op Grocers and the Climate Collaborative at Natural Expo West’s Climate Day. The award recognizes Veritable Vegetable’s commitment and rapid progress on climate action through our greenhouse gases and emissions reductions. Only Climate Collaborative committed companies are eligible for […] Read Post »


Hurricane Harvey Relief Effort

Thanks to the initiative shown by Wholesum Harvest Farms and Organically Grown Company, with major support from Heath & Lejeune and Veritable Vegetable, 39 pallets of organic fruit, vegetables and food products were consolidated in Los Angeles for the victims of Hurricane Harvey. F&A Freight, out of Nogales, donated their trucking services and shipped the food […] Read Post »


A foray into food distribution

Reposted from Kitchen Table Advisors The (secret) journey of a head of lettuce You’re seated at your favorite neighborhood restaurant, getting ready to dig into a crisp summer salad. You can just picture how, earlier that day, a grinning, overall-clad farmer—let’s call her Maria—picked that perfectly curly head of lettuce, placed it gently in a […] Read Post »


In Their Words: Veritable’s Bu Nygrens and Karen Salinger

Reposted from the Organic Produce Network on June 29, 2017 Beginning in the early 1970’s, Veritable Vegetables (VV) became part of a movement that sought to bring low-cost, nutritious food to neighborhood co-ops and community storefronts. These collectives, called The People’s Food System, extended throughout the greater San Francisco Bay Area, and provided a large-scale […] Read Post »