Vegetable and fruit packages for and by students
Interested in locally grown, organic and seasonal fruit and vegetables? Then these sustainble packages are perfect for you. They are provided by students and adapted to the student life and budget.
The packages are delivered on Mondays, during the academic year and provide a week's worth of fruit and/or vegetables.
There are 4 different types of packages: the vegetable, fruit or mix (fruit and vegetables) package costs 6euros a piece. The potato package is 2,5euros. Which items will be in the packages exactly is a surprise each week and depends on what's available at that time. Here are some examples of previous packages (more examples on this page):
1 Vegetable package:
This package contains 3, sometimes 4, different types of vegetables, which is enough to cook a meal for Monday evening till Thursday evening for a normal eater.
2 Fruit package:
This package contains 4 different types of fruit (at least 10 pieces of fruit a week, depending on the type of fruit).
3 Mix (fruit and vegetable) package:
This package contains 2-3 types of vegetables and 2 types of fruit, which is perfect for a student who cooks not every evening in the week.
Three collection points in Ghent
Three collection points: Therminal (close to the Sint-Pietersplein), & campus Coupure and Home Vermeylen.
|Collection point Therminal
Studentenhuis de Therminal
Monday from 17h00 to 18h30
|Hoveniersberg is a steep little side street of the Sint-Pietersnieuwstraat (near the Red Cross centre). Go down and follow the steps to the left, you can find us near the entrance. The collection point is located in the hall of the student house of Ghent University.|
|Collection point Vermeylen
Monday from 18h00 to 20h00
|The collection point is in the common room of home Vermeylen. This room is situated on the ground floor and is free accessible from the main entrance.|
|Collection point Coupure
Coupure Links 653
Monday from 15h30 to 17h00
|The collection point is in building A in the student room of the student club VLK. The entrance is located near the student restaurant of the campus and the small squared garden.|
Collection dates second semester academic year 2017-18
* This day is a day off, and will be replaced by Tuesday 22th May.
How to order a package?
You have two possibilities:
1. You can order at a collection point on Monday for the week after and pay your order in cash.
2. The order system is now also available in English. Open the form by clicking on the buttons on the right side of this website. Click on the flag in the top corner to switch to English. After you have filled in the form, you will receive an email with the instructions for payment.
Still some questions?
If you have still some questions, do not hesitate and ask them by email (email@example.com) or at the collection point.