Veg Box Newsletter w/c 22.07.19

Hello Folks, Thank you for your continued support for the Good Food Fund. In June 2019 we sent out £1,313.28 worth of fruit and veg to our partners. All the projects we support are foodbanks or community meals that work with people living in food poverty. When you buy items in supermarkets and put them…

Munch of the Month | Summer Edition

Congratulations to Claire, who has won the May & June Munch of the Month competition, with her lovage soup! Entries are now open for our Summer Edition of the Munch of the Month competition, which will be running through to the end of September! This competition is open to our veg box subscribers, the winner…

Veg Box Newsletter w/c 08.07.19

Hello Folks, This week sees the welcome return of carrots to the veg boxes! Our boxes are also currently containing a great deal of produce from our own Left Field farm in Neilston, including lettuce, chard, kale, salad mix, kohl rabi and basil across the different sizes and supplemtary bags. You’ll be happy to hear,…

Veg Box Newsletter w/c 24.06.19

Hello Folks, This week sees the return of kale to the veg boxes! The small and standard boxes feature green kale from The Organic Pantry, while large and extra large boxes contain kale grown by our own team at Locavore’s Left Feild farm just outside of Neilston. If you’re unsure how to use kale in…

Veg Box Newsletter w/c 17.06.19

Hello Folks, This week’s Veg Boxes have got some lovely radish from down at Organic Pantry. Here’s some more about their own organic farming journey: “During the conversion we planted up all of the hedging around the farm leaving a 4 meter headland around the fields, this creates a habitat for predator bugs as part…

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 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 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…