What's in
the bags
Food credit scheme Donations
1615 fruit and veg bags donated
£17047 value of bags donated
Up to 5 October 2020
Thank you GC members!

Bag contents for the week starting 19 October, click here, or scroll down the page.

Allergen information: GC's Hackney and Dagenham mixed organic salad contain a mix of seasonal leaves, including mustard and celery
 

LARGE VEG - BROWN TAG

Chard/spinach - Growing Communities, Hackney/Dagenham or Langridge, Devon
Ambo potatoes - Sarah Green, Essex​
Salad, cavolo nero - Ripple Farm, Kent 
Carrots, leeks, onions - Hughes Organics, Norfolk/Cambs
Fennel, celeriac - Langridge, Lincs/Lancs

 

 LARGE NO POTATO - LIME GREEN TAG

Chard/spinach - Growing Communities, Hackney/Dagenham or Langridge, Devon
Beetroot - Sarah Green, Essex​
Salad, cavolo nero - Ripple Farm, Kent 
Carrots, onions - Hughes Organics, Norfolk/Cambs
Fennel, celery, cauliflower - Langridge, Lincs/Lancs

 

 MEDIUM VEG - BLUE TAG 

Ambo potatoes - Sarah Green, Essex​
Spinach, gem squash - Ripple Farm, Kent 
Mushrooms - Capel Mushrooms, Suffolk
Carrots, leeks, lettuce - Hughes Organics, Norfolk/Cambs
Cabbage - Langridge, Lincs/Lancs

 

 MEDIUM NO POTATO - ORANGE TAG 

Spinach, gem squash - Ripple Farm, Kent 
Mushrooms - Capel Mushrooms, Suffolk
Carrots, leeks, lettuce - Hughes Organics, Norfolk/Cambs
Cabbage, beetroot, bunched radish - Langridge, Lincs/UK/Suffolk

 

 STANDARD VEG - YELLOW TAG 

Salad* - Growing Communities, Hackney/Dagenham or Ripple Farm, Kent 
Ambo potatoes - Sarah Green, Essex​
Spinach - Ripple Farm, Kent 
Carrots, onions - Hughes Organics, Norfolk/Cambs
Pointed cabbag- Langridge, Lincs
Red cabbage - Langridge, Lincs or Sarah Green, Essex​

Bonus item: Scotch bonnet/ring of fire chilli - Sarah Green, Essex​

Allergen information: GC's Hackney and Dagenham mixed organic salad contain a mix of seasonal leaves, including mustard and celery

 

 STANDARD NO POTATO - PURPLE TAG via Langri

Salad* - Growing Communities, Hackney/Dagenham or Ripple Farm, Kent 
Spinach - Ripple Farm, Kent 
Carrots, onions - Hughes Organics, Norfolk/Cambs
Pointed cabbage, green beans - Langridge, Lincs/Suffolk
Red cabbage - Langridge, Lincs or Sarah Green, Essex​

Allergen information: GC's Hackney and Dagenham mixed organic salad contain a mix of seasonal leaves, including mustard and celery

 

 SMALL VEG - RED TAG spinach

Ambo potatoes, beetroot, cavolo nero - Sarah Green, Essex​
Hokkaido squash - Ripple Farm, Kent 
Stir-fry greens - Growing Communities, Dagenham or Ripple Farm, Kent 

 

 SMALL NO POTATO - WHITE TAG 

Beetroot, cavolo nero - Sarah Green, Essex​
Stir-fry greens - Growing Communities, Dagenham or Ripple Farm, Kent 
Delicata squash - Bore Farm, Kent 
Broccoli - Hughes Organics, Norfolk or Cauliflower - Langridge, UK

 

 STANDARD FRUIT - DARK GREEN TAG 

Russet apples - Oakwood Farm, Sussex or apples - Hughes Organics, Suffolk
Pears - Pear Necessities, Kent or Langridge, Hereford
Mango - Spain via Langridge
Bananas* - Peru via Langridge

* Sorry, the bananas this week are very green, but we didn't want to waste them. The best way to ripen them is to put them in a closed paper bag with a piece of ripe fruit - another banana, apple or pear work well - and they should ripen in a few days. As always, if you're unhappy with any of the produce in the bags, please let us know.

 

SMALL FRUIT - no tag -

Pears - Pear Necessities, Kent or Langridge, Hereford
Oranges - Spain via Langridge
Bananas* - Peru via Langridge

* Sorry, the bananas this week are very green, but we didn't want to waste them. The best way to ripen them is to put them in a closed paper bag with a piece of ripe fruit - another banana, apple or pear work well - and they should ripen in a few days. As always, if you're unhappy with any of the produce in the bags, please let us know.