Big changers week on week as of 3 October 2016
|Lettuce, (Chinese leaf)||120||Sainsbury's|
Retail prices from the major supermarkets are collected by Market Intelligence Services and updated every Tuesday.
Average most usual as of W/E 7 October 2016.
|Cucumber, all varieties||87|
|Raspberries, all varieties||828|
*National average wholesale and median prices charged in England.
Data supplied by Defra. www.defra.gov.uk
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