Veg Box Newsletter w/c 14.5.18

Hello Folks, Hope you’re all enjoying the glorious weather! We’ve a couple of notifications with regards to packaging. Please remember to leave out your empty boxes (including veg, egg and monthly specials) each week for collection as we will collect and reuse them. We’ll take back bottle tops too, which we’ll pass onto Still Life…

Press Release: Locavore Official Opening Event

Press Release: We’re delighted to announce the opening of Locavore Grocery, Scotland’s first Social Enterprise Supermarket, with the official opening event taking place this Friday evening, May 18th. The 6000ft2 shop, located in Govanhill, Glasgow, achieves all sorts of firsts. It is the first social enterprise supermarket in Scotland, the largest mostly organic, mostly unpackaged…

Veg Box Newsletter w/c 30.04.18

Hello Folks, Congratulations to Carrie Grant who has won our Munch of the Month competition for March and April with her veg box creation of a lemony leek and goats cheese tart, roasted Jerusalem artichokes with garlic and rosemary and a beetroot, potato and walnut salad. If you’re looking for recipe inspiration, join your fellow…

Veg Box Newsletter w/c 23.4.18

Hello Folks, If you’ve not visited us in our new shop already, come on down – we’re open 8am-8pm 7 days a week! The cafe serves breakfast from 8am, and the full menu is available 11am-4pm. This round of the Munch of the Month competition has now closed, head over to the album and vote…

Veg Box Newsletter w/c 16.4.18

Hello Folks, There’s less than a week left to enter the Munch of the Month competition. To be in for a chance of winning a hamper of treats from our shop, all you need to do is post a photo of one of your veg box meals to Facebook or Instagram with the tags #locavoremm…

Veg Box Newsletter w/c 9.4.18

Hello Folks, Our new shop is officially open! Thank you to you all for your custom and helping us to achieve this. We’re at 349 Victoria Road, open 7 days a week 8am til 8pm, come say hi! In farm news, we’re still on the fringes of a long winter on the farm, but we’ve…

Veg Box Newsletter w/c 2.4.18

Hello Folks, There’s still loads of time to enter our Munch of the Month competition – all you need to do is share a photo of your veg box creation on Facebook or Instagram. Remember to include a brief description of what you’ve made, as well as the tags #locavoremm and #locavorevegbox. If you’re looking…

Veg Box Newsletter w/c 26.3.18

Hello Folks, We’re almost there with our new home on Victoria Road! To cover a few unexpected costs, our loanstock is still open. If you’d like to invest in us, register your interest here. To accompany our small and standard folding boxes, we have just taken delivery of sturdier boxes for the large and extra…

Veg Box Newsletter w/c 19.3.18

Hello Folks, Today your small and medium delivery will be arriving in a brand new reusable, foldable Locavore veg box! These strong cardboard boxes are built to last and will mean we don’t have to use those awful plastic bags any more – yay! In saying that, anything perishable such as salads or greens will…

Munch of the Month | March & April

Congratulations to Samantha Roman who won our Munch of the Month “Winter” competition with her squash bowl filled with a lemon mushroom soup garnished with the seeds from the squash. Samantha received a hamper filled with ethical goods from our shop with her latest veg box delivery. Thank you to everyone else who entered the…

Veg Box Newsletter w/c 12.3.18

Hello Folks, As you can see from the contents lists below, we’ve hit that time of year when the veg boxes are very heavy indeed! The range of UK grown produce available is becoming more and more limited, despite the beginnings of a few salad crops that will be featuring in the veg boxes occasionally….

Veg Box Newsletter w/c 05.03.18

Hello Folks, Thank you for your patience and bearing with us last week – that’s the first time we’ve ever had to cancel deliveries completely! ————————————————————————– WEDNESDAY DELIVERIES Your veg box may be missing onions as we are still awaiting on them arriving – we have made the value up with another type of veg….