Donated pumpkins and squashes
Apples ready for juicing
Grower with chard
Serving the meal
Harvesting the salad crop
Cooking the curry
Pumpkin
Weeding the strawberry bed
Donated vegetables

Town Meal ingredients

Donate your veg or email growers@readingtownmeal.org.uk and we'll get back to you to arrange collection or delivery.

Do you have some beans to spare or a bumper crop of salad leaves? Does your apple tree always give more than you can eat? Our delicious menu needs the following:

Salad bits

  • lettuces and salad leaves
  • tomatoes
  • red peppers

Beans

  • broad beans
  • runner beans
  • French beans

Roots, onions and potatoes

  • beetroots
  • carrots
  • onions
  • garlic
  • potatoes

Pumpkins and squashes

  • pumpkins
  • squashes
  • courgettes
  • marrows

Fruit

If you have a glut of berries over the summer it would be great if you could freeze some for us.

  • apples - cookers and eaters
  • pears
  • plums
  • blackberries
  • currants - red, black or white
  • gooseberries
  • rhubarb
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