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…

Veg Box Newsletter w/c 4.12.17

Hello Folks, We have a beautiful salad for the majority of you, it’s a flavourful mix of mizuna, golden frill and serifon grown at Left Field market garden. This is the last week of the delicious tomatoes from The Tomato Stall, Isle of Wight. We’ll continue stocking tomatoes from further afield on the Open Food…

Christmas Tree Competition

Tomorrow is the first day of our Christmas tree deliveries and time to announce that the LOCAVORE CHRISTMAS TREE COMPETITION has now opened! We’d like you to post photos of your Locavore trees showing off your tree-decorating skills… To enter, simply post a photo of your tree with the tag #locavorechristmas to either Facebook or…

Veg Box Newsletter w/c 27.11.17

Hello Folks, Christmas trees have arrived this week ready for our deliveries to start at the weekend! As well as trees and wreaths, we have organic meat, vegetarian and vegan roasts, cheeses and puddings. There’s also a selection of great gifts. Check out our Christmas shop and place your order here. Last call for entries…

Veg Box Newsletter w/c 20.11.17

Afternoon Folks, You may have noticed the weather being pretty miserable of late… If your veg box is usually left outside, we’d appreciate if you could leave out a box or big bag that we could put it in to protect it from the elements. If you’re looking for recipe inspiration, join our Facebook group…

Veg Box Newsletter w/c 13.11.17

Morning Folks, We’ve just opened our online Christmas shop! Our popular potted tree rental service is back, as well as our beautiful wreaths made by our in-house florist. We have a selection of organic Scottish meat, cheese, and vegetarian and vegan options. There are also a selection of hampers and other delightful gifts. There’s still…

Good Food Fund Update 13/11/17

If you have been in the shop on a Wednesday lately, you will have met our volunteer Ahmad, who has been with us since May. Ahmad has been our first participant in our ‘community learning placement’ and he has helped us shape the project. This is what Ahmad says about the placement: “I’m Ahmad, I’m…

Veg Box Newsletter w/c 6.11.17

Afternoon Folks, There’s still plenty of time to enter the Munch of the Month competition, to be in with a chance of winning a hamper of delights from our shop, all you have to do is share a photo of a meal you’ve made with your veg box, and use the tags #locavoremm and #locavorevegbox….

Veg Box Newsletter w/c 30.11.17

Hello Folks, We have a colourful array of produce in the veg boxes today to cheer up what has been a very grim start to November, with golden beetroot from Chapel Farm, squash from Bedlam Farm and our very own Red Russian kale. Oh, and cherry tomatoes from the Isle of Wight for a taste…

Veg Box Newsletter w/c 23.10.17

Afternoon Folks, Welcome to our first Wednesday veg box newsletter! As you should be aware now, we’ve changed our delivery days, here’s a reminder: Wednesday: Ayrshire, Glasgow south Thursday: Stirling, Edinburgh Friday: collections from our shop, Glasgow north We have great news in that our building warrant and planning application for our Big Plan have…