Star Market 1275 South Main St in Salinas. They carry raw milk products, organic dairy products, whole grains, raw nuts, a great selection of high quality produce, including organic fruits & veggies, locally made cheeses including raw, nitrate-free pork, grass-fed beef, organic meat & poultry, sprouted grain products, locally made tofu.
J&P Organics http://www.jporganics.com They are a local CSA (Community Supported Agriculture) program that delivers fresh fruits, vegetables, eggs, & flowers to your home weekly. Very easy to use, you decide which weeks you get a delivery, and there is no minimum commitment. $23 per week gets you a full box of organic fruits & veggies!
Gold Leaf Spice & Tea in Oldtown Salinas http://goldleafspiceandteas.com/ They have a huge selection of herbal teas, bulk herbs & spices, and a tea bar. Terri is always helpful when I go in and always has a good recommendation for me. I especially enjoy their own Emissary Tea. If you want to purchase tea as a gift, let Terri know and she will package it up very nicely for you.