Locavore needs your help.

We need help to raise the money needed to move to a new larger veg box packing shed and buy an electric van so we can deliver more veg boxes with less environmental impact. View our Crowdfunder. Due to lack of space to pack more vegetables in the back of our shop we have been…

Veg Box Newsletter w/c 1.07.19

Hello Folks, With your Good Food Fund donations we send fresh fruit and veg to independent foodbanks and community meals that support people living in food poverty. Central and West Integration Network is visited mainly by asylum seekers who are offered a meal and a food bag weekly. They have used our donations recently for…

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 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 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…

Munch of the Month | April ’19

Congratulations to last month’s Munch of the Month winner, Joe, whose veg box dish of oven baked spring rolls with turnip, carrot, beetroot, kale and eggs and wrapped in rice paper proved most popular with the most votes amongst the Locavore team. We are now taking entries for our latest Munch of the Month competition…

Munch of the Month | March ’19

Our Munch of the Month competition for March is now open! Munch of Month is our monthly photo competition giving our veg box subscribers the chance to win a hamper of goods from our shop. To enter, simply post a photo to Facebook or Instagram of a dish you’ve created with ingredients from your veg…

Grow the Growers 2019

We are happy to announce Grow the Growers is returning for a fourth year! 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…

Veg Box Newsletter w/c 11.02.19

Hello Folks, The final screening of our Sustainable Futures series, which takes place in store at 8pm next Wednesday, February 20th, will be of Utopia Revisited. Click here to go to the Facebook event page and to book a seat at the screening. The trailer is available to view here. To enter our Munch of…