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What’s in our bags?

What’s in the bags this week – 1 July

Here are the details of this week’s fruit and veg bags. Tempted? Join our box scheme here. From OrganicLea in Chingford: Beetroot, cucumbers, chillies and salad. From Forty Hall in Enfield: Salad. From Sarah Green in Essex: Beetroot, summer cabbage, …

And here’s what to expect month by month throughout the year (potatoes, carrots, onions and salad are in the bags every month):

January
Parsnips, squash, leeks, stir fry greens, beetroot, Brussels sprouts, swede, purple sprouting broccoli, mooli, Jerusalem artichokes

February
Parsnips, beetroot, Jerusalem artichokes, dried garlic, cabbage, leeks, swede, kale, pak choi, rocket, squash

March
Cabbage, swede, beetroot, leeks,  Jerusalem artichokes, kalettes, sorrel, parsnips, squash, spring greens, pak choi, salad onions, rocket, cavolo nero, wild garlic

April
Parsnips, leeks, wild garlic, beetroot, purple sprouting broccoli, swede, cauliflower, squash, tatsoi, spring garlic, cabbage, spring greens, spinach, rocket, chard, sorrel, parsley

May
Beetroot, spring greens, pak choi, rocket, swede, spring garlic, leeks, kale, rocket, watercress, cauliflower, courgettes, spinach, spring greens, globe artichokes, tatsoi, sorrel, cavolo nero, salad onions, broad beans, mange tout, lettuce, radish

June
Lettuce, spring onions, kohlrabi, broad beans, asparagus, spring greens, chard, courgettes, spinach, cucumbers, summer cabbage, beetroot, radish, kale, broccoli, chard, celery

July
Broad beans, kohlrabi, spring onions, courgette, beetroot, celery, cucumber, aubergine, chillies, lettuce, French beans, chard, kale, tomatoes, radish, peppers, fennel, collard greens, summer squash, beetroot, broccoli

August
Cucumber, lettuce, broccoli, French beans, rocket, radish, summer squash, fennel, kale, chard, chillies, courgettes, spinach, tomatoes, peppers, basil, sweetcorn, celery, cabbage

September
Kale, summer squash, tomatoes, beetroot, kohl rabi, chard, courgette, sweetcorn, broccoli, radish, runner beans, fennel, cucumber, aubergine, spaghetti squash, French beans, lettuce, red cabbage, rocket

October
Chillies, beetroot, collard greens, fennel, radish, spinach, broccoli, cucumber, chard, squash, spring greens, courgettes, kale, runner beans, cavolo nero, sweetcorn, chard, leeks, parsnips, winter radish, cauliflower, celeriac, turnips, garlic, tomatoes

November
Chillies, garlic, radicchio, Brussels sprouts, leeks, beetroot, broccoli, squash, spinach, swede, cauliflower, Jerusalem artichokes, celery, turnips, cabbage, kale, parsnips, winter radish, cavolo nero, celeriac

December
Jerusalem artichokes, winter radish, cavolo nero, Brussels sprouts, leeks, radicchio, parsnips, beetroot, squash, swede, kale, cabbage