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

What’s in the bags this week – 14 August

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

14 August 2019

Standard vegetable bags have Charlotte potatoes, fennel (Essex), carrots (Norfolk), onions, courgette (Kent), salad (Chingford or Herts), spinach (Leyton) and tomatoes (Chingford or Cambs). No potato bags have bell pepper (Cambs).

Large vegetable bags have Charlotte potatoes, fennel (Essex), onions (Kent), carrots (Norfolk), salad, cucumber (Chingford or Herts), basil (Herts), chard, French beans (Chingford) and bell pepper (Cambs). No potato bags have cucamelons (Chingford).

Medium vegetable bags have Charlotte potatoes (Essex), carrots (Norfolk), salad, cucumbers (Chingford or Herts), tomatoes (Chingford or Cambs) and French beans (Chingford). No potato bags have radishes (Herts).

Small vegetable bags have Charlotte potatoes, red spring onions (Essex), lettuce (Herts or Wilts), summer squash (Chingford) and bell pepper (Cambs). No potato bags have mushrooms (Suffolk).

Standard fruit bags have bananas (Dominican Republic), Vittoria grapes (Italy), Guyot pears (France), Discovery apples (Norfolk) and Jubilee plums (Essex).

Medium fruit bags have Vittoria grapes (Italy), Guyot pears (France), Discovery apples (Norfolk) and Jubilee plums (Essex).

Small fruit bags have bananas (Dominican Republic), Guyot pears (France) and Discovery apples (Norfolk).

We get our produce from Hughes Organics (Norfolk), Ripple Organics (Kent), Sarah Green Organics, Peach and Pippin (Essex), Wild Country Organics (Cambridgeshire), Capel Mushrooms (Suffolk) and organic wholesaler Langridge (especially non-UK fruit). We aim to contribute 15% of produce from Hawkwood Nursery (Chingford) or our farmstarters Daniel, Max (Chingford) or Stort Valley (Hertfordshire). Contents may vary due to availability Contents may vary due to availability.

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