Fruit and Veg

Transition Falmouth Local Food Guide

Fruit and Vegetables, including fungi, in alphabetical order. See this page for Food Box services

Chyreen Fruit Farm

Address: Quenchwell Road, Carnon Downs, Truro
Tel. : 01872 862317
Email :
Website :

Chyreen Fruit Farm stocks a variety of locally grown fruit and vegetables - which varies according to the varieties grown, the weather and the seasons. Fresh local vegetables can include potatoes, courgettes, swede, cabbage, leeks, beetroot, tomatoes, lettuce, cucumber, carrots and onions. Keep an eye on the noticeboard to the entrance to the Farm for up-to-date on varieties of produce available from the Shop on site. Pick Your Own service available - contact the Farm for more details.

A range of other products on offer include Cornish Rapeseed Oil (£1 discount on every 1 litre bottle returned for refilling), Cornish honey and preserves and Free Range Eggs - see website for full details.

Open from mid-May to mid October - Mondays to Fridays 10:30am.- 4:30pm, Saturday 9:30am - 4:30pm. (not Sundays). Check website above for up to date info, which includes a link to their popular Facebook page at

date submitted: 2016-08-11 12:31:02 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Fruit & Veg, Farm Shop, Pick Your Own

Goonown Growers

Address: off Goonown Lane, St.Agnes TR5 0UX
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Email :
Website : (Veg Boxes for TR5 area)

Goonown Growers is a market garden and part of the Community-supported Agriculture Network, supplying a wide range of organically produced leafy greens and seasonal vegetables

Visit their stall at Truro Farmers' Market every Wednesday and Saturday 9.00 a.m. - 3.30 p.m.

date submitted: 2020-12-23 14:12:10 +00:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: CSA, Market Garden

Meadowside Nursery

Address: Quenchwell (just down from the Old Chapel on the left), Carnon Downs, Truro TR3 6LN
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Website : (online shop - c&c)

A wide range of locally produced,seasonal vegetables available, plus plants and cut flowers. Open every Wednesday 10.00 am - 4.00 pm and weekends 10.30 - 4.30

Meadowside may be returning to the Truro Farmers' Market in due course - keep in touch via

date submitted: 2020-06-10 15:45:02 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Vegetables

Perran-ar-worthal Fruit and Veg Stall

Address: The Lay-by, Off A39, Stickinbridge, Perran-ar-worthal TR3 7QW
Tel. : 07989 949 608
Email :
Website :

A wide range of fruit and vegetables - many sourced locally - plus milk, eggs, cheese, bread, saffron buns and cakes, clotted cream and more all produced in Cornwall.

Open Tuesdays to Saturdays 9am - 1pm (closed Sundays and Mondays) check link above or contact Juliette on the above number

date submitted: 2016-05-04 21:29:38 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Fruit & Veg, General Stores

Slight Hill Organic Vegetables

Address: Heamoor,
Tel. : 07590 183838
Email :
Website :

Growers of Soil Association Organic Veg.Slight Hill supply two principal outlets in the Truro and Falmouth area with produce throughout the year including winter salad,kale,and a range of root vegetables and cabbages.

Available from Archie Browns, River Street, Truro and the Natural Store, High Street, Falmouth. Veg.Boxes made to order can be delivered to Archie Brown's for collection on Thursdays weekly. Contact Dan or Nat for more details on the above number

date submitted: 2016-10-03 10:40:50 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Vegetables, Wholesale, Veg Box

Soul Farm

Address: Trefusis Estate, Flushing, Falmouth
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Email :
Website : (online shop - CSA)

Soul Farm is a 1.5 acre Market Farm growing seasonal veg using organic principles, aiming to connect local growers with the local community. Subscribed members receive a CSA (Community-Supported Agriculture)Veg Box delivered to their homes, and the Farm also supplies local restaurants.

For more info. and veg box availability see website or

date submitted: 2020-06-10 15:00:05 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Foodbox, CSA

The Cornish Mushroom Company

Address: Bodanna Farm, Summercourt, nr. Newquay TR8 5DQ
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Using environmentally sound organic growing methods the Company cultivates fresh, exotic mushrooms primarily for chefs based in Cornwall.

Also sell direct to the public at the Truro Farmers' Market, Lemon Quay, Truro every Saturday from 8.00 a.m.

date submitted: 2018-12-29 20:04:44 +00:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: fungi

The Lizard Leaf Company

Address: 5 Moor Parc, St Martin, Helston, Cornwall, TR12 6BP
Tel. : 01326 377856 (office hours) - 8 a.m to 5 p.m 24hr answerphone
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Website :

We have been producing baby leaf salad packs for retail and catering trade supply in Cornwall since 2003 and it is our passion to select and grow leaf varieties that create stylish and contemporary seasonal baby leaf salad mixes. Our leaves are used by a wide range of customers including box schemes, health food stores, farm shops, village stores, delicatessens, pubs, cafes, restaurants, hotels, sandwich makers and by events and public sector catering companies.

Available through West Country Fruit Sales and at The Natural Store and Mylor Stores.

date submitted: 2016-06-22 13:08:02 +01:00 by robf, Category: Fruit & Veg, Salad, Wholesale

The Veg Patch

Address: The Pannier Market, Lemon Quay, Truro TR1 2LW
Tel. : 01872 272323
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Website :

A wide range of fresh fruit and vegetables. Sources as much local produce as possible.

Open 6 days a week 9.00 - 5.00 pm. Contact by phone or via enquiry form on web site

date submitted: 2016-04-25 15:00:10 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Fruit & Veg

Tregassow Asparagus Farm

Address: Tregassow Manor Farm, St Erme, Truro TR4 9BL.
Tel. : 01872 520223
Email :
Website : (email to order)

Winner of the Taste of the West producer of the year Award 2015 for its locally grown asparagus, Tregassow's season is during May and June.

Retailed mainly at the Farmers' Markets in Falmouth (Tuesdays) and Truro (Wednesdays and Saturdays). Asparagus can also be ordered through the website or by visiting the farm - please telephone beforehand.

date submitted: 2016-05-29 15:56:44 +01:00 by Phil Pearce, Category: Fruit & Veg, Asparagus

Entries reviewed 2021-01-15

Transition Falmouth Local Food Guide