30 Bananas a Day!

Here is a photo from today. Adelaide Australia.

 

Views: 3253

Reply to This

Replies to This Discussion

$15 :(
harley did u really sell ur bikes?
im sticking to dates for a bit.
about $AUD5/kg!
my mum back home in Germany has started going to the markets and asking for those spotty brown (ripe...) bananas and sometimes they give them to her for free to get rid of them hehe
time to dumpster dive!

So sad

£1.16 per kg delivered by the 16 kg box.

 

Make sure when you talk to them you talk ORGANIC as they also supply non-organic despite the name. When I spoke to the man who delivered they also go to all the BIG markets, Birmingham, London, Manchester and would deliver a box there (speak to them)

You would probably have to order in advance as their idea of ripe and mine are about 1 and a 1/2 weeks out :)

The boxes were 16 kg Organic (and labelled for Tescos! so probably not biodynamic)

Pratt, SH & Co (Bananas) Ltd
Import / export, ripen and wholesale organic bananas for the UK market. Certified by: Soil Association Certification P2512.
Laporte Way, Luton, Bedfordshire, LU4 8EN. Tel - 01582 436503 Fax - 01582 436570 Email - bricelamarque@shpratt.com

Lack of money has forced me to buy the next box from Tesco themselves (non-organic) so I hope I haven't been spoiled too much!

 

 

Update: Apparently, the market for organic bananas is shrinking and is moving to specialists (see a considerable price increases coming guys and gals) Pratts supply Tescos, btw.

Sadly, Pratts are only going to be able to provide me with bananas for another 6 weeks.

None of the importers are playing and neither are the very rude local wholesalers.

I'm gutted :(

What is it you have heard? What do you mean by "none of the importers are playing"?

 

What would make sense is global banana shortage finally affecting the UK market as well.

No, nothing so time reedeemable. 

My local supplier (ripener) who will deal with me on a box basis, is stopping ripening organic bananas for Tesco and all others. They are leaving the supply of organic bananas to 'specialists' but can't tell me the names of any 'specialists' to contact.

The market for organic bananas at the major supermarkets they supply seems to be shrinking and hence their market (they package them)

Then, I can see the prices rising for me personally (more expensive nanas because of travel and new supplier prices) and the price always goes up when a market shrinks to fewer suppliers.

Uk seems less affected by worldwide nana shortage. We were second to Germany in consumption of organic ones.

 

That sounds really weird.

 

How much were you paying per kg? Mine are £1.31 at the moment.

RSS

About

TheBananaGirl created this Ning Network.

30BaD Search

Latest Activity

Michael Lanfield commented on ednshell's video
39 minutes ago
Michael Lanfield and Olga are now friends
48 minutes ago
Raw Aussie Athlete and Lil Green Coconut are now friends
1 hour ago
ednshell replied to Tams's discussion Best vegan retreats ?
yesterday
ednshell posted a video

Take Back Your Power 2017 (Official) - smart meter documentary

This award-winning film documents the real story on smart meters. + Subscribe for free EMF guide & help stop 'smart' meters and 5G: https://TakeBackYourPower...
yesterday
ednshell posted a discussion
yesterday
Profile Iconmichael wilson, Savannah Holte, tori jacobs and 2 more joined 30 Bananas a Day!
yesterday
OrganicMark posted a status
"QE4 "Not A QE" Begins: Fed Starts Buying $60BN In Bills Per Month Beginning Next Week #awakening #peace #truth #light http://j.mp/2M9cmoQ"
Friday
Rock and Tams are now friends
Friday
Tams posted a discussion
Friday
OrganicMark posted a status
"Powell says the Fed will start expanding its balance sheet ‘soon’ in response to funding issues #peace #truth #light http://j.mp/30Zc8ol"
Thursday
OrganicMark posted a status
"As Hong Kong ATMs Run Out Of Cash, Central Bank Steps In To Prevent "Panic Among The Public" #peace #truth #love #light http://j.mp/35aHziW"
Oct 7
OrganicMark posted a status
"Financial Crisis at PMC - India Leaves Thousands Crying For Their Money! Bank Runs Lead To Withdrawal Limits #truth http://j.mp/2oiRdPW"
Oct 7
OrganicMark posted a status
"Economic Collapse News - The Fed Extends Repo Operations Through Nov, Retail Job Cuts 2019 #peace #truth #love #light http://j.mp/35exba7"
Oct 7
OrganicMark posted a status
"Economic Collapse News - The Fed Extends Repo Operations Through Nov, Retail Job Cuts 2019 #peace #truth #love #light http://j.mp/35exba7"
Oct 6
OrganicMark posted a status
"Without Central Banks, Liquidity Would Dry Up Around the World! Mass Panic In Days #evolution #peace #truth #love#light http://j.mp/2oyPdTf"
Oct 3

© 2019   Created by TheBananaGirl.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service