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  • More radishes and plenty of chard in the veg boxes

    Posted on April 2nd, 2015 charlotte No comments

    Everyone is getting extra shares of chard and spinach at the moment as we experience a glut of this delicious and versatile green vegetable. The increased warmth and light is bringing on other over-wintered crops like mixed salad leaves and parsley as well as the early sowings of radishes and spring onions.

    radishes-camel csa-0315In all the boxes this week:

    * radishes
    * Swiss chard
    * turnips
    white or purple sprouting broccoli
    (Restharrow Farm, Trebetherick)
    leeks (Restharrow)
    cauliflower (Restharrow)
    potatoes 'Wilja'(Burlerrow Farm, St Mabyn)

    Standard boxes also have:

    extra potatoes
    * parsley
    * mixed salad bag
    red cabbage (Restharrow)

    chard-camel csa-0315* = grown to organic principles. All produce grown by Camel CSA unless otherwise stated

    Please ensure you wash all vegetables carefully

    This week’s recommended recipes from our website archive:

    Maharashtrian radish salad    
    Warm halloumi with radish, apple and pecan salad

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