General

Christmas Hours & Orders – 2020

Winter is coming and Christmas is coming too. We are now taking Turkey and other Christmas orders. The cutoff order date is Friday December 18th. Please note when you stop in to pick up your turkey and ham and other orders, please note our hours. Christmas Hours: Thursday December 24th:… Read More

World Butchers’ Challenge Postponed to August 13-14, 2021

Similar to many other large scale events this year, due to the pandemic a decision was made to postpone the 2020 World Butchers’ Challenge to August 13-14, 2021. It has been a year unlike any others for all of us. I appreciate all the support that I have received for… Read More

Covid-19 Affecting Meat Prices

There has been so much change lately with Covid-19 and business responses to Covid are affecting everyone. You may have heard recently that Cargill temporarily has shut down the Quebec meat packing plant, the second shutdown in Canada due to coronavirus. While Herrington’s does not source meat from Cargill, the… Read More

Training with Team Canada, in Calgary, for World Butchers’ Challenge

Brent had the pleasure of training this month with the rest of the Team Canada members at the Canadian Beef Centre of Excellence – Canada Beef. They are continuing their training for the 2020 World Butchers’ Challenge. All this training definitely strengthens Team Canada, but also continues to hone the… Read More

Herrington’s – 2019 Mayor’s Honour Roll Recipient

The new year 2020 started off great for Herrington’s. On January 5th Brent Herrington was presented with a Certificate of Congratulations, as a 2019 Mayor’s Honour Roll Recipient for volunteer contributions and making a difference in our community over the last 20 years. Some of the contribution highlights included:  “For… Read More

World Butchers’ Challenge – September 5th, 2020

Mark your calendar for the World Butchers’ Challenge which will take place in Sacramento on September 5th, 2020, with our very own Brent Herrington as a Team Canada member/competitor. Meet all 16 Teams featuring 96 competing worlds best butchers. The Worlds’ Butchers’ Battle takes place in the Land of the… Read More

Ontario’s Finest Butcher Competition – 2019

The Ontario’s Finest Butcher competition is hosted by Meat and Poultry Ontario. “This competition is all about paying homage to the butcher, a culinary star that is often forgotten,” says Franco Naccarato, MPO executive director. This competition began 6 years ago to showcase and the skill in butchers shops and… Read More

Brent Herrington – Ontario’s Finest Butcher!

You heard it here first. Our very own Brent Herrington qualified for the finals of Ontario’s Finest Butcher competition.The elimination round was held in September, with ten competitors from across the province given 30 minutes to transform a fresh pork bone-in leg, bone-in butt, and bone-in loin, into display ready… Read More

Thanksgiving Hours and Meal Planning

Thanksgiving is next weekend so it’s time for Thanksgiving orders. Order your Turkey,Ham, Prime Rib, Lamb, or custom order today! Pick up dates are: October 10th – 9-7 October 11th – 9-7 October 12th – 9-5 When you stop in to pick up your turkey and ham and other orders,… Read More

Please Support World Butchers’ Challenge 2020

A GoFundMe campaign has been set-up to help the Canadian Team as they prepare to compete at the World’s Butcher’s Challenge 2020. Alternatively, available for purchase are short sleeve or long sleeve T-shirts for $30 which supports the team and also shows your support. For this competition, competitors must travel across… Read More

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