Tom Moggach's blog

Fruit & Vegetable Market Report [AUG]

The recent scorching weather means early trips to market are a cool and tranquil start to the day, long before the towering cranes nearby swing into action …

Fruit & Vegetable Market Report [JUL]

Biggest surprise of The World Cup? "That it wasn't so hot. I thought I'd be wearing t-shirts and shorts," says Terry, who I bumped into shopping on the Buyer's Walk.

Fruit & Vegetable Market Report [JUN]

What does the Market have in common with Robbie Williams, Victoria Beckham and Kate Moss? They are all forty years old, apparently.

Fruit & Vegetable Market Report [MAY]

It's all systems go. Asparagus is flooding in from all over – more on this prize crop later …

Fruit & Vegetable Market Report [APR]

It was a shock to walk down the Buyer's Walk this month. Spring brings a sudden lift in atmosphere. There's a lovely buzz of anticipation as the produce starts to roll in.

Fruit & Vegetable Market Report [MAR]

It's been the wettest winter since records began, but that's not dented the spirits of grocers like Barry Wadsworth.

Fruit & Vegetable Market Report [FEB]

It's hard to feel romantic after this month's rain and gales. Aside from pallets of strawberries, you won't find much evidence of Valentine's Day here.

Fruit & Vegetable Market Report [JAN]

So why do oranges blush? Don't worry – this is not a joke from a Christmas cracker.

Fruit & Vegetable Market Report [DEC]

A trip to the Market always makes me hungry. But when I spotted this mysterious message below, I became ravenous.

Fruit & Vegetable Market Report [NOV]

My monthly job is to chronicle what's in season in the Market with my pen and camera.