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

What’s in the bags this week – 7 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, broad beans, summer cabbage, Little Gem lettuces, spring onions (Essex), carrot bunch (Norfolk), wet garlic (Chingford). No potato bags have Rocket (Norfolk).

Large vegetable bags have Colleen New potatoes, broad beans, summer cabbage, spring onions (Essex), carrot bunch, courgettes (Norfolk), mixed salad leaves, chard, wet garlic (Chingford). No potato bags have Rocket (Norfolk).

Medium vegetable bags have Colleen New potatoes , Little Gem lettuce, broad beans (Essex), carrot bunch, courgettes (Norfolk), Savoy Cabbage (Suffolk). No potato bags have mangetout (Norfolk).

Small vegetable bags have Colleen New potatoes, broad beans (Essex), Savoy cabbage (Suffolk), onions (NL) mixed salad leaves (Chingford). No potato bags have spring onions instead of onions and Kohl Rabi  (Lincs).

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

Medium fruit bags have Spartan apples (Kent), bananas (Dominican Republic), lemons, apricots (Spain).

Small fruit bags have Spartan apples (Kent), oranges, apricots (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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