Veg Box Newsletter w/c 5.2.18

Hello Folks, We’re super excited to have the first harvest of the year from our own growing sites! A mixed salad will be featuring in the extra large veg boxes. If you haven’t already, check out our veggiepedia where you’ll find more information on the veg in your box, along with recipe suggestions. For those…

Veg Box Newsletter w/c 29.01.18

Hello Folks, Continuing Veganuary into February?! We’re now offering a vegan monthly special, which will be delivered on the 2nd week of each month, with our first to be delivered week commencing 5th of February. For £25 you’ll get a selection of tofu, sausages, burgers, cheese and yoghurt. If you’d like to add one to…

Veg Box Newsletter w/c 22.1.18

Hello Folks, Our first Munch of the Month competition of 2018 is now open! Simply enter by posting a photo to Instagram or Facebook of dish that you’ve made using produce from your veg box. Remember to give a brief description of what you’ve made, and use the tags #locavorevegbox and #locavoremm. Enter as many…

Munch of the Month | Winter Edition

Just a wee announcement that our Munch of the Month competition is back on! For those (150+!!!) new subscribers who have joined us this month, this is our monthly photo competition giving you the chance to win a hamper of ethical goods from our shop. All you have to do to enter is to post…

Veg Box Newsletter w/c 15.1.18

Hello folks, We’re happy to see the return of purple sprouting broccoli – Spring must be on the way! Check out our veggiepedia for more recipe suggestions. For those of you who have recently subscribed, head over to our online community on Facebook, where you can join us and share recipe suggestions. Our market garden,…

Veg Box Newsletter w/c 8.1.17

Hello folks, We’re beginning to settle into our new home, packing veg boxes out the back of what will be our new shop. Painting is now underway out front, and our new office is nearing completion. This week’s special is cheese! If you’d like to add a cheese box to your order, you can find…

Veg Box Newsletter w/c 01.01.18

Hello folks, We hope you had a wonderful winter break and a fantastic Hogmanay! It’s been a hectic yet exciting first week back for us at Locavore with our veg box headquarters and packing operation moving into the back of our new premises on the corner of Victoria Road and Calder Street. This weekend, uplift…

Launching ‘Locavore Trading’

Launching Locavore Trading With the arrival of the new year we are pleased to announce the launch of the newest part of our social enterprise: Locavore Trading. Locavore Trading aims to help build more sustainable food economies by sourcing sustainable & organic groceries direct from producers in large volumes, and supplying them to progressive independent…

Grow on, grow on! 2017 Farm Review

The new year is rapidly approaching and our farming team are looking to the future and continuing to get everything ready for a productive growing season. We’ve also been looking back at this years season to celebrate and learn more lessons to make next year even better. Overall it was an excellent year for our…

Veg Box Newsletter w/c 18.12.17

Hello Folks, Thank you all for your custom over the past year, and as a token of our thanks, you’ve all got a punchy wee surprise with your veg box this week. Reminder – this is our last delivery of 2017! You can see our Christmas and New Year delivery schedule here. In the veg…

Veg Box Newsletter w/c 11.12.17

Hello Folks, We have very limited availability now on the Christmas tree front – if you’re wanting one, place your asap to avoid disappointment. Meat orders close on Friday – we have organic turkeys, chicken, beef, pork and lamb from Hugh Grierson. There are also vegetarian options, as well as hampers of cheese and sweet…

Veg box delivery schedule over Christmas and New Year

There will be no veg box deliveries week commencing 25th December. Week commencing 18th December As we’re not delivering over week commencing 25th December, you will receive a double delivery week commencing 18th December: Wednesday 20/12/17 Ayrshire, Glasgow south Thursday 21/12/17 Edinburgh, Stirling Friday 22/12/17 Glasgow north If you are a fortnightly customer, you’ll receive…