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

What’s in the bags this week – 21 June

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

Standard vegetable bags have Colleen New potatoes, spring onion bunch, broadbeans, summer cabbage (Essex), carrot bunch, mini cucumber (Norfolk), mixed salad leaves (Chingford), Kale or Chard or Spinach (Haringay). No potato bags have radish bunch’s (Essex) instead of kale chard or spinach, broccoli (Suffolk) and beetroot bunch (Essex).

Large vegetable bags have Colleen New potatoes, beetroot, spring onions (Essex), carrot bunch (Norfolk), broccoli, Savoy cabbage (Suffolk), onion bunch (Lincs), mixed salad leaves (Chingford), spinach (Kent, courgette (Devon). No potato bags have mini cucumber (Norfolk) and Radish bunch (Essex).

Medium vegetable bags have Colleen New potatoes, broadbeans, lettuce (Essex), carrot bunch, mini cucumbers (Norfolk), Pointed cabbage (Suffolk). No potato bags have courgettes (Devon).

Small vegetable bags have Colleen New potatoes (Essex), courgette (Devon), spring onions, lettuce (Kent),radish bunch (Essex). No potato bags have beetroot bunch (Essex).

Standard fruit bags have bananas (Dominican Republic), oranges, peaches, plums (Spain), rhubarb (Chingford).

Medium fruit bags have bananas (Dominican Republic), peaches (Spain), rhubarb and cherries (Chingford).

Small fruit have bananas (Dominican Republic), rhubarb and cherries (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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