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

What’s in the bags this week – 10 May

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

Standard vegetable bags have Cara potatoes, carrots (Lincs), onions, white cabbage (NL), salad leaves (Norfolk), white mushrooms (Suffolk), chard (Chingford or Essex), dried chillies (Chingford). No potato bags have Parsley (Essex).

Large vegetable bags have Cara potatoes, carrots (Lincs), onions, white cabbage (NL), (Norfolk), leeks, white mushrooms (Suffolk), Chard (Essex), mixed salad leaves, dried chillies (Chingford). No potato bags have Parsley (Essex).

Medium vegetable bags have Cara potatoes, carrots (Lincs), white cabbage (NL), salad leaves (Norfolk), leeks,  (Suffolk), dried chillies (Chingford). No potato bags have Parsley (Essex).

Small vegetable bags have Cara potatoes, onions, (Norfolk), leeks (Suffolk), mixed salad leaves, dried chillies (Chingford). No potato bags have Jerusalem Artichokes (Kent).

Standard fruit bags have bananas (Dominican Republic), Spartan apples (Kent), oranges, kiwi, mandarin (Spain).

Medium fruit bags have bananas (Dominican Republic), Spartan apples (Kent), kiwi, mandarin (Spain).

Small fruit bags have bananas (Dominican Republic), Spartan apples (Kent), oranges (Spain).

 

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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