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East Ayrshire: Avoid Over Packaging

Over packaged items create more waste than is necessary, select a topic from the drop down menu to find out how you can avoid over packaged items in East Ayrshire.



Buy Food Loose

Buying food loose without lots of packaging helps to reduce the amount of waste that you have to take home. This list shows places where you can buy food loose.

Farmers Markets

Millholm Market Gardens

46 Fenwick Road, Kilmaurs, KA3 2NJ
Tel: 01563 538411


Kilmarnock Farmers Market

The Foregate, Kilmarnock
Tel: 01655 770217

3rd Saturday of the month
Petrie Fine Foods

West Langton Farm, Dunlop, KA3 4BL
Tel: 01560 484861

Dunlop Dalry Products

West Clerkland Farm, Stewarton, KA3 5LP
Tel: 01560 482 294

Corrie Mains Farm

Station Road, Mauchline, KA5 5DT
Tel: 01290 550338



Health Food Shops

Jan de Vries

1 Avenue Square, Stewarton, KA3 5AB
Tel: 01560 486890


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Local Green Grocers

McLaughlan & Co

134 King Street, Kilmarnock, KA1 1PG
Tel: 01563 521317


The Orchard

7 Loudoun Street, Mauchline, KA5 5BA
Tel: 01290 550320


The Orchard

5 Burns Precinct, Kilmarnock, KA1 1LT
Tel: 01563 535774


Fran's Fruit 4 U & Flowers 2

Unit 20 Glaisnock Shopping Centre,
Townhead Streeet, Cumnock, KA18 1LE
Tel: 01290 422759


Janet Gibson

181 Main Street, Auchinleck, KA18 2BA
Tel: 01290 421940


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Local Retailers

Hughfield Stores

Hughfield Road, Mauchline, KA5 6DJ
Tel: 01290 550357


D.M Hannah & Sons

14 College Wynd, Kilmarnock, KA1 1HN
Tel: 01563 525714

James & Janet Brown

108 Main Street, Ochiltree, KA18 2PF
Tel: 01290 700312

Bonnyton Stores

86a Bonnyton Road, Kilmarnock, KA1 2LY
Tel: 01563 521977

Bungalow Stores

1 Beansburn, Kilmarnock, KA3 1RL
Tel: 01563 541374


To find where you can buy food locally produced, click here.

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Concentrated Products
e.g. concentrated juice

Concentrated products come in smaller containers than ready diluted alternatives and may be more cost effective, this list shows where you can buy concentrated products locally.

Local Retailers

42 Dalvennan Avenue, Ayr, KA6 7NA
Tel: 01292 532498

Heathers Stores

38 Holehouse Road, Kilmarnock, KA3 7AU
Tel: 01563 520564

Alldays Stores Ltd

7-9 Cross Street, Galston, KA4 8AA
Tel: 01563 821265


Riccarton Stores

47 New Street, Kilmarnock, KA1 4LD
Tel: 01563 521960


The Village Store

84 Mill Of Shield Road, Drogan, KA6 7AY
Tel: 01292 591901


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