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

What’s in the bags this week – 31 October

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

Standard vegetable bags have Desiree potatoes (Chingford) and beetroot (Chingford or Herts), carrots, onion, leeks, red Kuri squash (Norfolk), cavolo nero and cauliflower (Essex). No potato bags have tomatoes (Norfolk).

Large vegetable bags have Ambo potatoes, cauliflower (Essex), carrots, onions, true spinach, red Kuri squash, broccoli, leeks (Norfolk) and kale (Herts). No potato bags have mushrooms (Norfolk).

Medium vegetable bags have Ambo potatoes and cavolo nero (Essex), carrots (Herts), broccoli (Norfolk), chillies and Jack Be Little squash (Chingford). No potato bags have leeks (Norfolk).

Small vegetable bags have Ambo potatoes, cauliflower (Essex), salad (Norfolk or Chingford), onion (Norfolk) and beetroot (Chingford or Herts). No potato bags have mushrooms (Norfolk).

Standard fruit bags have bananas (Dominican Republic), apples (Norfolk), pears (Glos), kiwi and Honeydew melon (Italy).

Medium fruit bags have Honeydew melon, kiwi (Italy), pears (Glos) and apples (Norfolk).

Small fruit bags have pears (Glos), kiwi (Italy) and apples (Norfolk).

Where does our produce come from? We get our produce from Hughes Organics (Norfolk), Sarah Green (Essex) and from organic wholesaler Langridge (especially non-UK fruit). We aim to contribute 15% of the produce in our bags from either Hawkwood Plant Nursery (Chingford), or our farm starters; London Grown (Haringey), Daniel (Chingford), Stort Valley Farm (Herts). Contents may vary due to availability.

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