Munch of the Month | May & June

A belated congratulations to Megan, who won April’s Munch of the Month competition with her veg box creation (pictured below) of beetroot hummus with toasted cumin seeds, Locavore tatties roasted in garlic, a tabbouleh made from grated cauliflower instead of bulgur wheat, plus the Locavore spring onions and parsley, and some pea, mint and feta…

Veg Box Newsletter w/c 13.05.19

Hello Folks, The Good Food Fund was delighted to host a pop up dinner last week featuring some very talented cooks from one of our longest standing partners, the Roma Project at The Space (Govanhill). While they initially received veg boxes to take home, we have more recently been supplying their cooking group with ingredients….

Veg Box Newsletter w/c 06.05.19

Hello Folks, Thank you for your continued support of the Good Food Fund. We have started supplying Govanhill Community Canteen with vegetables. Having lost their venue last year, they have recently re-started providing a weekly free meal that is well used by residents of Govanhill. The meal is on Thursdays from 5.30 in 26 Belleisle…

Veg Box Newsletter w/c 29.04.19

Hello Folks, For those of you with a standard or larger veg box, you’ll have a lovely wee pot of coriander included as part of your produce. Stand it on a saucer, and water every few days or when the soil starts to dry out, and you should be able to keep harvesting it every…

Veg Box Newsletter w/c 22.04.19

Hello Folks, There are a couple of bank holidays coming up in the next few weeks (this week & w/c May 6th), which affects our packing and delivery/collection schedules. Check out the intineraries here. This week’s deliveries and collections have been shifted to Thursday (instead of Wednesday). We were very excited to see in the…

Veg Box Newsletter w/c 15.04.19

Hello Folks, Thank you for your donations to the Good Food Fund. Your money is used to send fruit and veg to organisations that support people living in food poverty. We send weekly supplies to Govan Community Project who run a food destitution project that is used mainly by asylum seeking refugees. They live in…

Easter & May Day 2019 Veg Box Delivery & Collection Schedule

Here are our delivery and collection schedules over the Easter & May Day bank holidays, and the associated deadlines for making changes to, or pausing your order. Please note that deliveries will most likely be running later than usual on all delivery days for these two weeks. As per our Subscription Policy, we cannot guarantee…

Veg Box Newsletter w/c 08.04.19

Hello Folks, Across the country our star winter crop, kale has gone to seed– so it must be spring now! Luckily we’ve got some other Locavore greens making an appearance this week to give us our fix. Macleod Organics Invernessshire rhubarb is also looking beautiful, pink and crumble ready. If you’d like to try making…

Munch of the Month | April ’19

Congratulations to last month’s Munch of the Month winner, Joe, whose veg box dish of oven baked spring rolls with turnip, carrot, beetroot, kale and eggs and wrapped in rice paper proved most popular with the most votes amongst the Locavore team. We are now taking entries for our latest Munch of the Month competition…

Veg Box Newsletter w/c 01.04.19

Hello Folks, We’re in the process of creating a new sign up form and would like to include guidance on what size veg box to get depending on household size. We’ve had a lot of discussion over this, and figured the best way to work it out would be to ask you, our customers! We’d…

Veg Box Newsletter w/c 25.03.19

Hello Folks, You may have noticed that we’ve been running low on carrots in the past couple of weeks and you may have received an unexpected substitution for them! This is because we’ve been trying to upkeep strict quality control on them, however, as we don’t want to create waste, you might find one or…

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…