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 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…

Veg Box Newsletter 17/03/17

Good Afternoon Folks, Our growers have been working have been busy with preparations for the new growing season, sowing seeds for cavolo nero, spinach, chard, lettuce and pea shoots. To house the seedlings, shelving units have been built from old pallets. There’s even been some landscape gardening going on, with the polytunnel having undergone a…

Veg Box Newsletter 10/03/17

Good Afternoon Folks, It’s cheese box week! We offer a choice of small (£20), standard (£37.50) and large (£55) cheese boxes as a monthly special, delivered on the second Friday of each month. Each box contains a range of cheese, including everyday cooking cheese such as Cheddar, blue cheese, goat and ewe cheeses. If you’d…

Veg Box Newsletter 24/02/17

Good Afternoon Folks, National CSA day is on March 1st, next Wednesday. We’re one of only two Community Supported Agriculture projects in Scotland, and to celebrate, we’re offering a 25% discount to your friends, family or neighbours. We’ve added a few postcards to each of your veg boxes to share with your nearest and dearest,…

We’re hiring!

We’re looking for a new driver to join our veg box delivery team. The ideal candidate will be available for delivering every Friday and have a van. We pay the Living Wage as well as a mileage allowance. If you’d like to join our team, email us at subscribers@glasgowlocavore.org.