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The Leaf Difference - Market Report 1st September

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Market Report 1st September

Welcome to spring!

The Adelaide grown small tomatoes are our produce of the week and have a fantastic flavour. They are our best tasting tomato by far and $3.49 for 500gm, our cheapest!. We have a great supply of Queensland organic tomatoes Most other tomatoes are in short supply due to rain n the winter growing area, North Queensland. 

New Season Australian asparagus is available now. with this burst of spring weather, the crop is starting to mature. Prices will get cheaper as the weather warms and the daylight hours lengthen. Broccoli, english spinachcauliflower and snowpeas prices are great value. Broadbeans are in season and Hand picked beans are coming down in price.

In fruit, Blueberries are $6.99 a punnet and Strawberries are $3.49 a punnet. All of our strawberries are from Queensland, camarosa variety and tasty.  Mangoes from the Northern Territory are getting better every week. 

Pineapples are still amazing and great value. The King of Fruit pineapples we stock are low in acid, higher in sweetness. They are $4.99 for a whole pineapple.

Winter Italian vegetables are in season, eggplants, artichokes, fennel, rape’ and celeriac to add flavour and variety to your meal. Red Capsicums, tomatoes and sweet corn are a little dearer due to rain in North Queensland

All Potatoes are great value. For roasting use the brushed potato, for salads use kipfler or cocktail, for mash dutch cream or desiree and for the all round potato, blue moon. The Low GI potato is organic nicola

All of the organic silverbeetEnglish spinachcarrotssweet potato, kalebrown onionsOrganic Iceberg and cos lettuceQueensland organic tomatoes and jap pumpkin are great at the moment. Organic peas have finished for a while

New season Hass avocados are great, as are all of the apples and pears.

Afourer mandarins,  Blood orangescara cara and navel orangestangeloslemonsruby and yellow grapefruit are still in season.

Cucumbers, sweet corn and  Zucchini are good quality but more expensive than normal.

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