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

What’s in the bags this week – 11 September

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

Standard vegetable bags have Ambo potatoes (Essex), carrots, broccoli (Norfolk), French beans (Norfolk or Chingford), onions (Norfolk or Herts), chard (Kent), Little Gem lettuce (Enfield) and sweetcorn (Chingford or Suffolk). No potato bags have tomatoes (Herts, Chingford or Norfolk).

Large vegetable bags have Ambo potatoes (Essex), kale (Essex or Chingford), carrots, aubergine (Norfolk), onions (Norfolk or Herts), Little Gem lettuce (Enfield), tomatoes (Herts, Chingford or Norfolk), celery and Sunburst squash (Kent). No potato bags have French beans (Norfolk or Chingford).

Medium vegetable bags have Ambo potatoes (Essex), carrots (Norfolk), tomatoes (Herts, Chingford or Norfolk), rocket (Herts), courgette (Herts or Lincs) and fennel (Lincs). No potato bags have cucumber (Chingford).

Small vegetable bags have Ambo potatoes (Essex), onions, broccoli (Norfolk), baby brassica mix and radishes (Herts). No potato bags have beetroot (Kent).

Standard fruit bags have bananas (Dominican Republic), White Muscat grapes (Italy), Scrumptious apples (Suffolk), Laxton Cropper plums (Essex) and Conference pears (Herefordshire).

Medium fruit bags have White Muscat grapes (Italy), Scrumptious apples (Suffolk), Laxton Cropper plums (Essex) and Conference pears (Herefordshire).

Small fruit bags have Galia melon (Spain), Laxton Cropper plums (Essex) and cooking apples (Enfield).

We get our produce from Hughes Organics (Norfolk), Ripple Organics, Nash Nursery (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 at least two items from Hawkwood Nursery (Chingford) or our farmstarters Daniel (Chingford) or Stort Valley (Hertfordshire). Contents may vary due to availability.

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