Veg Box Newsletter w/c 18.03.19

Hello Folks, Every second Monday our Good Food Fund sends out veg to our partner, The Space, in Belleisle Street. The Space is one of the longest standing partners of the Good Food Fund. Originally they received veg boxes to take home. However, to communally tackle the interesting experience of receiving unkown vegetables, that some…

Veg Box Newsletter w/c 11.03.19

Hello Folks, Congratulations to Maxime, who won February’s Munch of the Month competition and a hamper of wares from the shop, with his veg box creation of spaghetti squash with puttanesca-style sauce made with leeks, garlic, mushrooms, carrots and tinny tomatoes plus some olives and sundried tomatoes (pictured below). On that delicious note, our Munch…

Munch of the Month | March ’19

Our Munch of the Month competition for March is now open! Munch of Month is our monthly photo competition giving our veg box subscribers the chance to win a hamper of goods from our shop. To enter, simply post a photo to Facebook or Instagram of a dish you’ve created with ingredients from your veg…

Veg Box Newsletter w/c 04.03.19

Hello Folks, A big thank you to the customers who have been donating to the Good Food Fund regularly! We use your donations to buy fresh fruit and veg for our partner organizations who work with people experiencing food poverty. At the moment our main partners are Queen’s Park Govanhill Parish Church Foodbank, Govan Community…

Grow the Growers 2019

We are happy to announce Grow the Growers is returning for a fourth year! One of our key aims here at Locavore is to build a better local food network. One way we’ve been working on making this a reality is by helping people get starting growing vegetables for profit through our Grow the Growers…

Veg Box Newsletter w/c 25.02.19

Hello Folks, Before we get started on this week’s news, we’d like to remind you to leave out your empty veg box for collection on your delivery days. As well as the veg boxes, we’ll also take back egg boxes, Ed’s Bees Honey jars, insulated boxes from monthly specials and clean milk bottles for reuse….

Veg Box Newsletter w/c 18.02.19

Hello Folks, Blood Oranges are beautiful (subjectively) and our Fruit 1 this week. They’re oranges with nutritious red streaks or fully red flesh. The red is anthocyanin which forms when they grow in warm days and cooler nights. Sometimes in disguise behind orange skins, or sometimes revealed with spots and splashes of red. This week…

Veg Box Newsletter w/c 11.02.19

Hello Folks, The final screening of our Sustainable Futures series, which takes place in store at 8pm next Wednesday, February 20th, will be of Utopia Revisited. Click here to go to the Facebook event page and to book a seat at the screening. The trailer is available to view here. To enter our Munch of…

Munch of the Month | February ’19

Our first monthly photo competition of the year was won by Ruth for her veg box creation of cauliflower steak with paprika and cumin, with a side of pan fried onion, pepper and mushrooms, quinoa and a tahini dressing and fresh mint. Ruth will be sent a hamper of goodies from our shop with her latest…

Veg Box Newsletter w/c 04.02.19

Hello Folks, Congratulations to Ruth, who won January’s Munch of the Month competition with her veg box creation of cauliflower steak with paprika and cumin, with a side of pan fried onion, pepper and mushrooms, quinoa and a tahini dressing and fresh mint. Ruth will be sent a hamper of handpicked goods from our shop…

Veg Box Newsletter w/c 28.01.19

Hello Folks, We are giving you another chance to win a hamper of goods from our shop! All you need to do is to answer our survey about Locavore produce in cafes and restaurants, and Locavore loyalty cards. Follow this link to fill out the survey and enter the prize draw. We thoroughly enjoyed last…

Veg Box Newsletter w/c 21.1.19

Hello Folks, This week is your final chance to enter our Munch of the Month competition to win a hamper of goods from our shop. In order to enter, simply post a photo to Facebook or Instagram of a dish you’ve created with ingredients from your veg box delivery alongside a brief description of what…