Start of the year

IMG_0187Our year starts the first week of March, and Reddy Lane’s crops at their best in March and April are:
Kale (we grow Westland Winter and Red Russian)
Leeks (we grew 184kg in 2020)
Purple Sprouting Broccoli
Cavelo Nero /black kale/ Tuscan kale (we didn’t grow in 2020, but back by customer demand for 2021)
Brassica salads (with a strong mustardy flavour like Mizuna and Mibuna)
Wild garlic / ramsons (which we forage for in an ancient woodland in Stockport. See our page about this here).

Other crops at their best at this time which we buy in from other UK growers for the veg boxes  are:
Savoy cabbages (from Royal Oak in Lancashire)
Mushrooms (from Orchard Organics in Northern Ireland)
Rhubarb (from Yorkshire or Cambridgeshire- see our page about this here)