Veg Box Newsletter 21/04/17

Morning Folks, In market garden news, our growers are continuing with preparations for the new growing season. At Left Field, Louis, Hannah  and Natalie have been sowing French beans and red Russian kale, as well as planting out lettuce seedlings. In our Rouken Glen greenhouse, they’ve been clearing the beds and constructing supports for tomato…

Veg Box Newsletter 14/04/17

Hi Folks, Happy Friday and Easter weekend! It’s been a productive week here with our Louis, Hannah, Natalie and volunteers busy at Left Field and Rouken Glen with planting courgettes, pulling out the scrags of last years overwintered crops and building even more shelves in the tunnel for seed propagation. We’ve also started investigating installing…

Munch of the Month | April

We are well into April now and it’s time for another Munch of the Month photo competition! To celebrate the delicious creations you have been making with your veg box ingredients we will be giving one of our veg box subscribers a hamper filled with ethical goods from the shop. As always, to enter, we’d…

Veg Box Newsletter 31/03/17

Hello Folks, We hope that you enjoyed the fleeting sunshine as much as we, and the growing sites, did! At Left Field Market Garden, Neilston, the good weather dried the ground out for the first time this year, allowing our growers to use the walk behind tractor to prepare the beds for the sowing of…

Veg Box Newsletter 24/03/17

Good Morning Folks, We’re recruiting New Growers for our Grow the Growers programme at The Urban Croft. This is an exciting opportunity to grow for profit at our site in Queens Park Recreation Grounds. If you’re interested, apply here. This week we’re delivering treat boxes. There’s the option of sweet or savoury, and they contain…

Grow the Growers 2017

Hi everyone, 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 programme at the Croft. We’re pleased to let you know that we…