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

What’s in the bags this week – 27 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 New Colleen potatoes, summer cabbage (Essex), rainbow chard, mixed salad leaves, broadbeans (Chingford), onions (Cambs), carrot bunch, broccoli (Norfolk). No potato bags have celery (Suffolk).

Large vegetable bags have New Colleen potatoes, spring onions, radish bunch (Essex), onions (Cambs), rainbow chard,  broadbeans (Chingford), carrot bunch, broccoli, courgetts (Norfolk), celery (Suffolk). No potato bags have mixed salad bag (Chingford).

Medium vegetable bags have New Colleen potatoes, broadbeans, lettuce, summer cabbage (Essex), carrot bunch (Norfolk), mint (Chingford). No potato bags have radish bunch (Essex).

Small vegetable bags have New Colleen potatoes, spring onions (Essex), carrot bunch, courgette (Norfolk), rainbow chard (Chingford). No potato bags have a radish bunch (Essex).

Standard fruit bags have bananas (Dominican Republic), oranges, plums, apricots (Spain), strawberries (Hereford).

Medium fruit bags have bananas (Dominican Republic), oranges, apricots (Spain), strawberries (Hereford).

Small fruit bags have bananas (Dominican Republic), plums (Spain), strawberries (Hereford).

Where does our produce come from? We get our produce from Hughes Organics (Norfolk), Sarah Green (Essex), Brockmans Farm (Kent) and from organic wholesaler Langridge (especially non-UK fruit). We aim to contribute 20% of the produce in our bags from either Hawkwood Plant Nursery (Chingford), or our farm starters; London Grown (Haringey), Shannon (Ilford), Primrose Organic farm (Herts). Contents may vary due to availability.

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