Lots of green leaves in Camel CSA’s veg boxes


April 17, 2022

It’s a hive of activity on our site at Treraven Farm at this time of year. Our growers and volunteers are busy preparing indoor and outdoor veg beds and sowing or planting lots of salad leaves, ‘Little Gem’ lettuces, spring cabbage, peas, beetroot, spinach, spring onions, calabrese, turnip, radishes and carrots.

A total of 15 potato beds have been planted up with first and second earlies and dressed with our own lovely compost made from a mixture of green waste and woodchip.

In all this week’s veg boxes:-
*Swiss chard or perpetual spinach
*mixed salad leaves
cauliflower (Trerair Farm, St Eval)
leeks (Trerair)
can of fava beans (Hodmedod’s)
potatoes ‘Wilja’ (Colwith Farm, Lanlivery)

Standard veg boxes also have:-
*purple sprouting broccoli  or Red Russian kale
*sprouted mung beans

*  = grown to organic principles

Please wash all produce thoroughly.
Produce grown by Camel CSA, unless indicated otherwise

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