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

What’s in the bags this week – 25 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, onions (Essex), carrots (Norfolk), beetroot (Devon), Sunburst summer squash, celery (Kent), salad (Chingford) or Baby Gem lettuce (Herts) and kale (Chingford, Herts or Cambs) or brassica mix (Herts). No potato bags have tomatoes (Herts or Essex).

Large vegetable bags have Ambo potatoes, onions (Essex), carrots, broccoli (Norfolk), red cabbage, rocket (Herts), cucumbers (Chingford), aubergine (Glos) and tomatoes (Herts or Essex). No potato bags have celery (Kent).

Medium vegetable bags have Ambo potatoes, spinach (Essex), carrots, broccoli (Norfolk), beetroot (Devon) and aubergine (Glos). No potato bags have celery (Kent).

Small vegetable bags have Ambo potatoes, onions (Essex), runner beans (Chingford or Devon), beetroot (Devon) and kale (Chingford, Herts or Cambs) or sea beet (Essex). No potato bags have mushrooms (Suffolk).

Standard fruit bags have bananas (Dominican Republic), Galia melon (Spain), apples, pears (Chingford) and grapes (Leyton).

Medium fruit bags have Galia melon (Spain), Haganta plums, Conference pears (Herefordshire) and apples (Chingford).

Small fruit bags have bananas (Dominican Republic), Haganta plums (Herefordshire) and Cox apples (Essex).

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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