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…

Veg Box Newsletter w/c 08.04.19

Hello Folks, Across the country our star winter crop, kale has gone to seed– so it must be spring now! Luckily we’ve got some other Locavore greens making an appearance this week to give us our fix. Macleod Organics Invernessshire rhubarb is also looking beautiful, pink and crumble ready. If you’d like to try making…

Veg Box Newsletter w/c 25.03.19

Hello Folks, You may have noticed that we’ve been running low on carrots in the past couple of weeks and you may have received an unexpected substitution for them! This is because we’ve been trying to upkeep strict quality control on them, however, as we don’t want to create waste, you might find one or…

Veg Box Newsletter w/c 11.03.19

Hello Folks, Congratulations to Maxime, who won February’s Munch of the Month competition and a hamper of wares from the shop, with his veg box creation of spaghetti squash with puttanesca-style sauce made with leeks, garlic, mushrooms, carrots and tinny tomatoes plus some olives and sundried tomatoes (pictured below). On that delicious note, our Munch…

Veg Box Newsletter w/c 04.03.19

Hello Folks, A big thank you to the customers who have been donating to the Good Food Fund regularly! We use your donations to buy fresh fruit and veg for our partner organizations who work with people experiencing food poverty. At the moment our main partners are Queen’s Park Govanhill Parish Church Foodbank, Govan Community…