A workers' cooperative growing food on London's edge in the Lea Valley

What’s in the bags this week – 22 March

Here are the details of this week’s box scheme fruit and veg bags. Tempted? Join the box scheme here.

Standard vegetable bags have Sante potatoes, carrots (Lincs), onions (Cambs), parsnips, Red Russian kale, Savoy cabbage (Essex), jerusalem artichokes (Kent), mixed salad leaves (Chingford).No potato bags have Cauliflower (Lincs).

Large vegetable bags have Sante potatoes, cauliflower, carrots (Lincs), onions (Cambs), parsnips, Savoy cabbage (Essex), jerusalem artichokes (Kent), chard (Norfolk), mixed salad leaves (Chingford). No potato bags have white mushrooms (Suffolk).

Medium vegetable bags have Sante potatoes, cauliflower, beetroot (Lincs), onions (Cambs), spring greens, parsnips (Essex). No potato bags have white mushrooms (Suffolk).

Small vegetable bags have Sante potatoes, carrots (Lincs), leeks, purple sprouting broccoli, parsnips (Essex). No potato bags have stir fry bags (Chingford).

Standard fruit bags have bananas (Dominican Republic), Jonagold apples (Cambs), clementines, blood oranges (Spain/Italy), pears(Kent).

Medium fruit bags have bananas (Dominican Republic), Jonagold apples (Cambs), blood oranges (Spain/Italy), pears(Kent).

Small fruit bags have Jonagold apples (Cambs), bananas (Dominican Republic), rhubarb (Chingford).

Where does our produce come from? We get our produce from Hughes Organics (Norfolk), Breckland Organics (Norfolk B), Woodlands Organics (Lincolnshire), Eves Hill Veg Co (Norfolk), Riverdale Farm (Cambridgeshire) and other small farmers in East Anglia, Sarah Green (Essex), Hawkwood Plant Nursery (Chingford) local ‘Cropshare’ growers, and The Apricot Centre (Essex). Produce also comes from organic farmer and local wholesaler Brockmans Farm (Kent) and from organic wholesaler Langridge (especially non-UK fruit). Contents may vary due to availability.

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