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Lee Greens Turns 2!
14th May 2017
This month Lee Greens celebrates its 2nd birthday!  We started back in May 2015 with the help of a loan from Growing Communities, they've...
2017-11-20
17th April 2017
What’s under that vegetable skin?  Vitamins and micro minerals!  I love the synergy of vegetables and fruit – that it’s possible and...
Welcome to spring - It's in the air
23rd March 2017
Monday was the Spring Equinox, Nature’s energetic shift of season that we see in blooming gardens, bluer skies and colourful seasonal vegetables and...
Nourishing January
11th January 2017
A new year, a new you!  But is the ‘January Detox’ the right approach to January?  After an exciting and indulgent December we often like...
Happy Holidays and a VERY Happy Digestion To You All!
21st December 2016
I love Christmas. The smells, the wrapping, the unwrapping, the telephone calls around the world and the food with all the trimmings.  ...
Interview:  Our hero veg volunteers
22nd November 2016
Lee Greens is a small local scheme, and we rely on the help of a group of loyal volunteers to help bag up your bags each week.  Truth, you...
Sunchoke, better known Jerusalem Artichoke
16th November 2016
Jerusalem artichokes do not derive from the artichoke family nor do they originate from Jerusalem.  Instead they are a sunflower tuber, often...
The Greenhouse Deptford
1st November 2016
The Greenhouse Deptford Earlier this Autumn, the Greenhouse in Deptford became Lee Greens’ 6th drop off point.  We headed over there to meet...
The Understated Cruciferous Cauliflower
1st November 2016
Organic cauliflower comes into it’s own at this time of year, delicious as a side dish or a main, the humble cauliflower has many uses.  Not a...
What makes broccoli so good?
18th October 2016
Over the last weeks we’ve been talking about immune boosting for the cold seasons how to do this – juicing, fermenting and thinking medicinally about...
The veg we eat in Autumn
29th September 2016
We have many traditions surrounding the start of autumn, the Harvest Moon, the Harvest Festival and the Autumn Equinox.  All are tied...

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