Thanks to everyone who tried out our farm shop for the first time this week. Now open on Wednesdays from 2pm to 6pm, there are lots of bargains on offer plus the opportunity to pick your own French beans, tomatoes and cucumbers. Put CA6 6LJ into your satnav and come see what we’re up to. Meanwhile, there are lots of summer bonus offers to add to your regular order.
LOW LUCKENS SPECIAL BONUS BOX: a generous selection of our summer produce. £5
BONUS GHERKINS AND DILL: Perfect for making dill pickles. Three gherkins (big enough to chop up) plus a good handful of dill. £3
BONUS CUCUMBERS: Two for £1
BONUS FRENCH BEANS: A mixture of three colourful varieties. Spectacular value at £2 per kg – great for freezing.
BONUS SPRING ONIONS: £1 a bunch.
EDIBLE FLOWERS BONUS: a selection of marigold, nasturtium and viola: 10 assorted flowers for £1.
MIXED LETTUCE LEAVES & FLOWERS: two bonus bags of mixed lettuce leaves and flowers for £2
GENERAL BONUS BAG: Choose any ONE item we supply (fruit or veg) and as long as supplies allow, we’ll bring you a bag of it weighing more than you would normally get for the price. £2 a bag.
WHAT’S IN THE GARDEN?
TOMATOES: A mixture of six tasty and colourful varieties. Also: plums, green cabbages, cavolo nero, regular kale, cucumbers, gherkins and French beans, lettuce leaves and flowers, whole lettuce, spring onions, dill, coriander, chives, rainbow chard, sage and oregano.
The new potatoes from west Cumbria are Colleen. We have English celery, cucumbers, watercress, mushrooms, carrots, green cabbage, kohl rabi, broad beans, beetroot as well as melons from Spain and apricots from France.
We have 25 different box types and they may or may not contain the items listed above. If you would like to receive any of them, let us know by Friday of the previous week and, if stocks (and the value of the box) allow, we’ll include them in your box.
THANKS FOR RETURNING YOUR EMPTY BOXES