It's Winter and whether it's sun or showers, produce is plentiful and colourful.
Look out for wet walnuts, and medlars.
Brambletye Fruit Farm bring toffee apples made from their own farm grown apples.
We're loving all of the pictures of winter squash you're posting on instagram. Do tag us we love to see what you're buying and cooking. Plenty of varieties
including the popular Butternut squash, Onion squash, Spaghetti squash,
Acorn squash, and Crown Prince, Harlequin, Red Kiri, Green Cabucha,
Sweet Lightening and Confection.
Celery, celeriac, parsnips, carrots, red cabbage, Jerusalem artichokes,
sprout tops, sprouts green and purple are all in peak fitness ready for
the colder months. We still have lots of rainbow chard and kale. We're already thinking about what's going to be on
our plates for Christmas dinner! There's always a wide choice of potatoes for perfect roasties. Talk to our knowledgeable farmers including The Potato Shop, and Eden Farms
Game season is in full swing, with venison, wild game birds, pheasant, partridge, pigeon, wild board and much more available at markets. Ask at market for advice on cooking.
Easter treasure hunts this April at Ealing, Balham, Ladbroke Grove, Swiss Cottage and Wimbledon.
Find out what's at your local market in spring...
Blackheath Farmers Market features in todays story on The Farmers Country Showdown.
We love our winter vegetables. Steamed, buttered sprout tops, braised red cabbage, celeriac mash, roast Jerusalem Artichokes, you're only limited by your imagination!
All of our farmers markets start back this weekend. Some farmers and producers are still away; your market may be a little smaller than usual.