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…

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…

Munch of the Month | March

Morning folks, our Munch of the Month competition for March is now open! All you have to do to enter is take a photo of a dish you’ve created with ingredients from your veg box along with a brief description of what you’ve made. Post the photo on Facebook, Instagram or Twitter with the tags…

Happy CSA DAY!

Hello! It’s March the 1st and the day of Community Supported Agriculture (CSA). Around the UK today CSA’s are asking people to think about signing up to receive boxes of local organic vegetables which have been grown with love and care. Community Supported Agriculture takes many forms from from farmer/customer shared risk harvest shares to…

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,…