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  • Home-grown shiitake mushrooms in our veg boxes

    Posted on June 27th, 2014 charlotte No comments

    We all have shiitake mushrooms cultivated in his shed by Mark Malcolmson, Camel CSA’s vice-chair. We also have lots of basil and cucumbers, which love these warm, sunny and moist weather conditions. Gooseberries are not in the boxes after all. They’ll be ripe and ready next week instead.

    All boxes have:
    shiitake-mushrooms-camelcsa-250614.JPG* shiitake mushrooms (Mark Malcolmson, St Kew)
    * bunched carrots (Camel CSA)
    mangetout or French beans or peas in pods (Camel CSA)
    * basil (Camel CSA)
    * potatoes (Camel CSA)
    * courgettes (Mark Norman, Bodmin)
    * cucumbers (Camel CSA)

    Standard boxes also have:
    extra potatoes
    * spinach (Camel CSA)
    cauliflower (Camel CSA)
    * salad bag (Camel CSA)

    = grown to organic principles
    ** = mixed lettuce, baby leaf beet

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