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

What’s in the bags this week – 5 December

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

Standard vegetable bags have Ambo potatoes, cavolo nero (Essex), onions, Confection squash (Norfolk), carrots (Herts), leeks (Kent), romanesco cauliflower and celeriac (Lanc). No potato bags have salad (Chingford or Kent).

Large vegetable bags have Ambo potatoes, Celebration squash (Essex), carrots, bunched turnips (Herts), green kale (Herts or Kent), onions, oakleaf lettuce (Norfolk), leeks (Kent) and romanesco cauliflower (Lanc). No potato bags have January King cabbage (Essex).

Medium vegetable bags have Ambo potatoes, brussel sprout tops (Essex), onions (Norfolk), butternut squash (Kent), salad (Kent or Chingford) and romanesco cauliflower (Lanc). No potato bags have mushrooms (Norfolk).

Small vegetable bags have Ambo potatoes (Essex), carrots (Herts), green kale (Kent or Herts), leeks, butternut squash (Kent) and chillies (Chingford). No potato bags have black radish (Chingford).

Standard fruit bags have bananas (Dominican Republic), apples, pears (Norfolk), kiwi (Italy) and oranges (Spain).

Medium fruit bags have pears, apples (Norfolk), kiwi (Italy) and bananas (Dominican Republic).

Small fruit bags have kiwi (Italy), apples (Norfolk) and oranges (Spain).

Where does our produce come from? We get our produce from Hughes Organics (Norfolk), Ripple Organics (Kent), Sarah Green (Essex) and from organic wholesaler Langridge (especially non-UK fruit). We aim to contribute 15% of the produce in our bags from 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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