What's in
the bags
Food credit scheme donations
3362 fruit and veg bags donated
£36,324 value of bags donated
Up to 1 August 2022
Thanks, you lovely people!

We update this page on Fridays, when you can scroll down or click here to see what's coming next week.

Allergen information: GC's Hackney and Dagenham mixed organic salad (in unlabelled bags) contains a mix of seasonal leaves, including mustard and celery. Ripple Farm salad contains mustard. Forty Hall Farm salad includes mustard and celery. Sarah Green's salad contains mustard.

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Contents of your organic fruit and veg bags for the week starting 1 August

Bagthorpe Farm have told that their carrot yields are down by 70%, due to the weather over the past couple of months. The vegetables need rain! In the meantime, some of this week's carrots come from the Netherlands.

LARGE VEG - BROWN TAG

New Colleen potatoes, kohlrabi, fennel - Sarah Green's Organics, Essex
Green onions, spinach - Ripple Farm, Kent
Kale - Bore Farm, Kent
Mushrooms - Capel Mushrooms, Suffolk
Carrots - Bagthorpe Farm, Norfolk or Langridge, Netherlands
Broccoli - Newfields, Yorks or Langridge, Lincs

 

 LARGE NO POTATO - LIME GREEN TAG

Chard/spinach, basil - Growing Communities, Dagenham 
Green onions - Ripple Farm, Kent
Lettuce, fennel - Bore Farm, Kent
French beans, aubergine - Wye Orchard, Kent or Hughes Organics, Norfolk
Mushrooms - Capel Mushrooms, Suffolk
Kohlrabi  - Sarah Green's Organics, Essex
Carrots - Bagthorpe Farm, Norfolk or Langridge, Netherlands

* Allergen information: GC's Hackney and Dagenham mixed organic salad (in unlabelled bags) contains a mix of seasonal leaves, including mustard and celery.

 

 MEDIUM VEG - BLUE TAG

New Colleen potatoes, beetroot - Sarah Green's Organics, Essex
Green onions - Ripple Farm, Kent
French beans - Wye Orchard, Kent
Tomatoes, cucumber -  Hughes Organics, Norfolk
Lettuce, yellow chard - Bore Farm, Kent

 

MEDIUM NO POTATO - ORANGE TAG

Salad*, tomatoes - Growing Communities, Dagenham
Candy beetroot -  Sarah Green, Essex
French beans - Wye Orchard, Kent or Hughes Organics, Norfolk
Mushrooms - Capel Mushrooms, Suffolk
Kale - Ripple Farm, Kent
Cucumber - Hughes Organics, Norfolk
Yellow chard - Bore Farm, Kent

* Allergen information: GC's Hackney and Dagenham mixed organic salad (in unlabelled bags) contains a mix of seasonal leaves, including mustard and celery. Ripple Farm salad contains mustard.

 

STANDARD VEG - YELLOW TAG

Kale - Growing Communities, Dagenham  or Ripple Farm, Kent
New Colleen potatoes, candy beetroot - Sarah Green's Organics, Essex
Cherry tomatoes -  Hughes Organics, Norfolk
Courgette - Ripple Farm, Kent
Lettuce - Bore Farm, Kent
Broccoli - Newfields, Yorks

 

 STANDARD NO POTATO - PURPLE TAG

Chard/spinach - Growing Communities, Dagenham
Green onions, courgette - Ripple Farm, Kent
Mushrooms - Capel Mushrooms, Suffolk
Aubergine -  Hughes Organics, Norfolk or Wye Orchard, Kent
Lettuce - Bore Farm, Kent
Broccoli - Newfields, Yorks or Langridge, Lincs

 

  SMALL VEG - RED TAG

Salad* - Growing Communities, Dagenham/Hackney 
New Colleen potatoes, pattypan squash - Sarah Green's Organics, Essex
Carrots - Bagthorpe Farm, Norfolk or Langridge, Netherlands
Broccoli - Newfields, Yorks or Langridge, Lincs

* Allergen information: GC's Hackney and Dagenham mixed organic salad (in unlabelled bags) contains a mix of seasonal leaves, including mustard and celery. Ripple Farm salad contains mustard.

 

 SMALL NO POTATO - WHITE TAG 

Salad* - Growing Communities, Dagenham/Hackney 
Cucumber - Growing Communities, Dagenham/Hackney or Forty Hall Farm, Enfield
French beans - Wye Orchard, Kent or Hughes Organics, Norfolk
Green onions- Ripple Farm, Kent
Tomatoes - Forty Hall Farm, Enfield or Hughes Organics, Norfolk

* Allergen information: GC's Hackney and Dagenham mixed organic salad (in unlabelled bags) contains a mix of seasonal leaves, including mustard and celery. Ripple Farm salad contains mustard.

 

 STANDARD FRUIT - DARK GREEN TAG 

Oullins greengages - Organic Orchards, Cambs
Fuji apples - Italy via Langridge
Cantaloupe melon - Spain via Langridge
Bananas - Peru/Dominican Republic via Langridge

 

SMALL FRUIT - no tag

Rivers plums - Organic Orchards, Cambs
Cantaloupe melon - Spain via Langridge or peaches - Peach & Pippin, Essex
Bananas - Peru/Dominican Republic via Langridge

 

 

 

 

Provisional contents of your organic fruit and veg bags for the week starting 8 August

 

LARGE VEG - BROWN TAG

Chard/spinach, salad*, tomatoes - Growing Communities, Dagenham 
New Colleen potatoes, beetroot, golden pattypan squash - Sarah Green's Organics, Essex
Semi-cured onions, courgette - Ripple Farm, Kent
Spring greens - Bore Farm, Kent

* Allergen information: GC's Hackney and Dagenham mixed organic salad (in unlabelled bags) contains a mix of seasonal leaves, including mustard and celery.

 

 LARGE NO POTATO - LIME GREEN TAG

Salad* - Growing Communities, Dagenham 
Semi-cured onions, mixed kale - Ripple Farm, Kent
French beans - Bore Farm, Kent
Cherry tomatoes - Hughes Organics, Norfolk
Mushrooms - Capel Mushrooms, Suffolk
Beetroot  - Sarah Green's Organics, Essex
Carrots - Italy via Langridge

* Allergen information: GC's Hackney and Dagenham mixed organic salad (in unlabelled bags) contains a mix of seasonal leaves, including mustard and celery.

 

 MEDIUM VEG - BLUE TAG

Basil, salad*, tomatoes - Growing Communities, Dagenham 
New Colleen potatoes, kohlrabi - Sarah Green's Organics, Essex
Semi-cured onions, spinach - Ripple Farm, Kent
Carrots - Italy via Langridge

* Allergen information: GC's Hackney and Dagenham mixed organic salad (in unlabelled bags) contains a mix of seasonal leaves, including mustard and celery.

 

MEDIUM NO POTATO - ORANGE TAG

Salad*, tomatoes - Growing Communities, Dagenham
Semi-cured onions, courgette, spinach - Ripple Farm, Kent
Aubergine - Wye Orchard, Kent 
Mushrooms - Capel Mushrooms, Suffolk
Carrots - Italy via Langridge

* Allergen information: GC's Hackney and Dagenham mixed organic salad (in unlabelled bags) contains a mix of seasonal leaves, including mustard and celery

 

STANDARD VEG - YELLOW TAG

Salad* - Growing Communities, Dagenham or Ripple Farm, Kent
New Colleen potatoes, kohlrabi, radish - Sarah Green's Organics, Essex
Spinach - Ripple Farm, Kent
White cabbage - Bore Farm, Kent
Carrots - Italy via Langridge

* Allergen information: GC's Hackney and Dagenham mixed organic salad (in unlabelled bags) contains a mix of seasonal leaves, including mustard and celery. Ripple Farm salad contains mustard.

 

 STANDARD NO POTATO - PURPLE TAG

Salad* - Growing Communities, Dagenham or Ripple Farm, Kent
Beetroot, collard greens, golden pattypan squash - Sarah Green's Organics, Essex
Spinach, courgette - Ripple Farm, Kent
French beans -  Hughes Organics, Norfolk or Wye Orchard, Kent

* Allergen information: GC's Hackney and Dagenham mixed organic salad (in unlabelled bags) contains a mix of seasonal leaves, including mustard and celery. Ripple Farm salad contains mustard.

 

  SMALL VEG - RED TAG

Chard/spinach, cucumber - Growing Communities, Dagenham/Hackney 
Lettuce - Bore Farm, Kent
New Colleen potatoes - Sarah Green's Organics, Essex
French beans - Wye Orchard, Kent

 

 SMALL NO POTATO - WHITE TAG 

Kale - Growing Communities, Dagenham or Ripple Farm, Kent
Aubergine - Wye Orchard, Kent 
Courgette - Ripple Farm, Kent
Lettuce - Bore Farm, Kent or Sarah Green, Essex​
Carrots - Italy via Langridge

 

 STANDARD FRUIT - DARK GREEN TAG 

Oullins gages or Marjorie/rivers plums - Organic Orchards, Cambs
Guyot pears - France via Langridge
Black magic grapes - Italy via Langridge
Bananas - Peru/Dominican Republic via Langridge

 

SMALL FRUIT - no tag

Marjorie/rivers plums - Organic Orchards, Cambs
Kiwis - Italy via Langridge
Bananas - Peru/Dominican Republic via Langridge