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Meet Our Suppliers!  Harriston Packers

Meet Our Suppliers! Harriston Packers

Kurt Oelschlagel founded Harriston Packing Co. in 1967 after coming to Canada from Germany and settling in Harriston, Ontario. Kurt's family upbringing in the German meat trade, combined with his...

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How to Grill the Perfect Steak

How to Grill the Perfect Steak

Three Tips for the Perfect Steak About half an hour before grilling take the steak out of the fridge to bring to room temperature, sprinkle generously with kosher salt. Sear the steak over high heat...

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Local Food Week June 3-9, 2024

Local Food Week June 3-9, 2024

This week (June 3-9) is Local Food Week in Ontario!  While every week is local food week at Fraberts, this is a week marked specially by the province to celebrate and promote Ontario farmers and...

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Fiddleheads

Fiddleheads

Fiddleheads are the furled fronds from a fledgling fern (say that five times fast!)  They are harvested from ostrich ferns, which grow wild in wet areas of northeastern North America in early...

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Meet our Growers!

Meet our Growers!

Paula and Dave started Salad Days Farm in 2016 near Belwood, just 10 minutes northeast of Fergus. They grow organic vegetables ranging from their famous salad mix to spinach, swiss chard, kale,...

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Happy Earth Day!

Every day is Earth Day at Fraberts Fresh Food!  Many may not know that Chef Derek and I actually come from environmental science backgrounds - Derek was an aquatic toxicologist and I have an M.Sc....

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Easter Order Deadline is Sunday, March 24

Easter is sneaking up on all of us!  We will have gorgeous Schinkel's spiral sliced hams, Harriston black forest hams, Ontario lamb, and fresh Belwood turkeys. Or skip the mess and spend more time...

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Let’s Talk Christmas

We are here to help!  From fully cooked Christmas dinners that you just need to heat and enjoy, fresh local turkeys in a range of sizes, and lots of gift ideas - let us take some stress away from...

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Holiday News

Easter Order Deadline is Sunday, March 24

Easter is sneaking up on all of us!  We will have gorgeous Schinkel's spiral sliced hams, Harriston black forest hams, Ontario lamb, and fresh Belwood turkeys. Or skip the mess and spend more time...

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Labour Day Weekend Hours

Open all Labour Day weekend for your long weekend BBQ and/or back to school needs! Friday September 1: 10-6 Saturday September 2: 10-6 Sunday September 3: 11-5 Monday September 4: 11-5

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Canada Day Long Weekend

Canada Day Long Weekend OPEN all weekend long! Friday, June 28 – 10am-7pm Saturday, June 29 – 10am-6pm Sunday, June 30 – 11am-5pm Canada Day Monday, July 1 – 11am-5pm We’ll be fully stocked with...

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Long Weekend News

Long Weekend Hours Open all weekend! • Friday 10-7 • Saturday 10-6 • Sunday 11-5 • Monday 11-5 Local Food Update! Asparagus, fiddleheads, rhubarb, and local organic greens and sprouts are all in!...

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Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day Special! Valentine’s Day is around the corner!  Impress your valentine with our romantic dinner for 2 package!  Two Atlantic lobster tails, shrimp, scallops, and prosciutto...

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Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving Thanksgiving is less than three weeks away! Order your turkey or anything else you need by Friday, September 28 to avoid disappointment. Every year we receive rave reviews about our...

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Long Weekend Hours

Peaches and sweet corn and blueberries and so much more!! I love this time of year!  Virtually all of our produce is now local – peaches from Niagara, local sweet corn, Ontario blueberries,...

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Canada Day Weekend Hours

Canada Day Weekend Hours OPEN all weekend long! Friday, June 29 – 10am-7pm Saturday, June 30 – 10am-6pm Canada Day Sunday, July 1 – 11am-5pm Monday, July 2 – 10am-6pm We’ll be fully stocked with...

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