Veg Box Newsletter w/c 12.3.18

Hello Folks, As you can see from the contents lists below, we’ve hit that time of year when the veg boxes are very heavy indeed! The range of UK grown produce available is becoming more and more limited, despite the beginnings of a few salad crops that will be featuring in the veg boxes occasionally….

Veg Box Newsletter w/c 05.03.18

Hello Folks, Thank you for your patience and bearing with us last week – that’s the first time we’ve ever had to cancel deliveries completely! ————————————————————————– WEDNESDAY DELIVERIES Your veg box may be missing onions as we are still awaiting on them arriving – we have made the value up with another type of veg….

Veg Box Newsletter w/c 19.2.18

Hello Folks, Last call for entering the Winter Edition of the Munch of the Month competition. To be in for a chance of winning a hamper of delights from our shop, all you need to do is share a photo of a meal you’ve made using your veg box ingredients on Facebook or Instagram, with…

Growing the Growers 2018

We are happy to announce Grow the Growers is returning for a third 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 12.2.18

Hello Folks, This will be the last week of Scottish grown onions until later in the year, as we’re now starting to enter the hunger gap – the intermediate period between the end of the winter produce and beginning of spring produce. Check out our veggiepedia for recipe inspiration, and if you haven’t already, join…

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…