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Old Aug 5th 2021, 6:18 am
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G'won then. It is wintertime right now. Let's be brave , do it & shock the world ! Someone call up Justcol. We need him for this.

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$5.99 for a thin, small telegraph cucumber.
Apologies, they are on special this week at $5.49. Capsicums have now come down 20 cents to the more affordable $3.79 each

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G'won then. It is wintertime right now. Let's be brave , do it & shock the world ! Someone call up Justcol. We need him for this.

I will start --

The price of a tomato.



Originally Posted by Vitalstatistix
$5.99 for a thin, small telegraph cucumber.
Apologies, they are on special this week at $5.49. Capsicums have now come down 20 cents to the more affordable $3.79 each
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Yes, I pick up a cucumber the other day, it was kind of withered and scrawny but I gave it a wee stroke and a squeeze and then promptly put it back on the shelf; at $5.99 it can stay there and rot for all I care.
I bought one poxy little capsicum today for $3.49 this was from Pak n Save - not Harrods FFS!

Avocados however were 99c - how the F did that happen?
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Yes, I pick up a cucumber the other day, it was kind of withered and scrawny but I gave it a wee stroke and a squeeze and then promptly put it back on the shelf; at $5.99 it can stay there and rot for all I care.
Do Kiwi cucumbers get bigger if you stroke and squeeze them? Asking for a friend.
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Originally Posted by spouse of scouse
Do Kiwi cucumbers get bigger if you stroke and squeeze them? Asking for a friend.
A friend did try it but was removed from the supermarket!
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Originally Posted by Vitalstatistix
A friend did try it but was removed from the supermarket!
I should think so, You must check for the cucumber's consent first otherwise it is a poor example to be setting the younger generation.

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A great money saving tactic is to just skip the food and drink gin
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Originally Posted by Pom_Chch
A great money saving tactic is to just skip the food and drink gin
We got given some homemade gin. Cheap as.
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Originally Posted by Pom_Chch
A great money saving tactic is to just skip the food and drink gin
I've been doing a little too much of that 😁🍸
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Originally Posted by spouse of scouse
Do Kiwi cucumbers get bigger if you stroke and squeeze them? Asking for a friend.
I think you're confusing them with aubergines 🍆
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Originally Posted by Vitalstatistix
A friend did try it but was removed from the supermarket!

Originally Posted by Justcol
I think you're confusing them with aubergines 🍆


You two are so rude! Just like me
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I'm not surprised at the price of local fresh produce this year given labour market disruption.
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Originally Posted by Charismatic
I'm not surprised at the price of local fresh produce this year given labour market disruption.
It's not just this year though.
Unfortunately we suffer with the seasonal prices every year.
Theres still a way to go to match the worst I've ever seen for tomatoes. A whopping $24.99 kg
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