Work with Locavore

Vegbox & Wholesale Manager We’re looking for someone join our team who has a love and knowledge for local organic vegetables, a strong belief in the need to build more sustainable food networks, and a desire to be at the forefront of pushing this forward in Scotland. The post holder will be responsible for the…

Veg Box Newsletter w/c 10.06.19

Hello Folks, The Good Food Fund would like to pass on thanks from Auldhouse Community Church foodbank. We have recently started supplying them with fresh fruit and veg using your donations. The foodbank has been running for 5 years and feeds an average of 30 people each week. ‘It has all been non perishable items…

Veg Box Newsletter w/c 03.06.19

Hello Folks, This week our Veg Boxes feature a great deal from Organic Pantry so we asked them if they could tell us more about themselves… Here’s what they say about how they grow: “Soil health and generating organic matter is at the heart of all of our farming decisions, throughout the season we grow…

Veg Box Newsletter w/c 27.05.19

Hello Folks, ** Another reminder it’s BANK HOLIDAY WEEK. Wednesday Customers, your Veg Boxes will be delivered/available for collection on Thursday. Thursday/Friday Customers, your delivery day remains the same. Expect that we’ll be running about an hour behind on all collections and deliveries. ** Our wonderful Veg Box and Wholesale Co-ordinator, Kimberley, is sadly leaving…

Wednesday Customers – BANK HOLIDAY W/C 27TH MAY

Hello Folks We’ve got another Bank Holiday coming up next week which means another week of delayed veggie deliveries. For Delivery Customers, your usual Wednesday Veg Box order will arrive on: THURSDAY For Collection customers, your usual Wednesday collection will be available from: THURSDAY 11.30am Please email subscribers@glasgowlocavore.org before Sunday 5pm if you’d like to…

Veg Box Newsletter w/c 20.05.19

Hello Folks, This Thursday evening (8pm-10pm) we’ve got our fun Swap-O-Rama in the shop. Bring 5 items of unwanted clothing, shoes or accessories and we’ll give you a token to replace them with 5 beloved others. There will also be music and nibbles at this night of Slow Fashion so come and find your new…

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…