Yearly Archives: 2011

November’s third box

In the box this week: – 1kg potatoes – 1kg carrots – 200g sprouting brocolli OR 2 fennel bulbs – 1 red kuri squash – 2 small peppers – 2 orange and 1 red chillis – 300g beetroot OR 100g … Continue reading

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November’s second box

In the box this week…. (picture accidentally contains sprouting brocolli which wasn’t in the box – sorry) – 1 red kuri squash – 300g Brussels sprouts – 1kg Potatoes – 1kg Carrots – 3 small green peppers – 2 red … Continue reading

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Filming at The Oak Tree

    Leslie is planning to film at The Oak Tree during the working party at The Oak Tree on Saturday 12th November as part of this BBC project “Britain in a Day” – it looks really interesting:   bbc_britain_in_a_day … Continue reading

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First box of November

In the boxes this week: – 1 celeriac (replace by Swiss chard or beetroot later in the week) – 350g Brussels sprouts – 250g mixed green and red tomatoes – two small peppers – two red and one orange chillis … Continue reading

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October’s fifth box

In the shares this week: – 1 small Japanese red squash – 1 Brussels sprout top (cook like cabbage) – 2 small green peppers – 1kg carrots – 1 kg potatoes – 3 Florence fennel – 2 red chillis and … Continue reading

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October’s fourth box

The first frosts have bought us… all quantities minimum: – 1kg potatoes – 1kg carrots – 200g tomatoes – 1 small green pepper – 2 red and one orange chilli peppers – a bunch of rosemary – 3 small fennel … Continue reading

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Earthlight Holistic Festival

Many thanks to the Earthlight Holistic Festival this Saturday, 22nd October in Stowmarket for displaying information and offering information on The Oak Tree Community Supported Agriculture Scheme. It looks like an interesting day!    

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Who fancies a 30 day – 30 mile food challenge?

Greener Fram Challenge Flyer Greener Fram (lingham) recently did a 30 day – 30 mile food challenge. I’m suggest we do some thing similar here in Ipswich September 2012 (the time of plenty – let’s start with something encouraging!) There … Continue reading

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Squash and Potato Harvesting, Working Party

The Squash harvest looks good, you’ll have already had the Spaghetti Squash and some of the Butternut squash, we have a good harvest of the Japanese squash n the cold frames for storage (this stores better than the other two) … Continue reading

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Tesco on the Golden Key (pub site)?

Joanne’s email to Alaisdair Ross, Labour Councillor for Rushmere Ward… Dear Alasdair, Many thanks for your leaflet about the planning application for a Tesco store on the Golden Key pub site on the Woodbridge Road. I am opposed to this … Continue reading

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