Today, customers can count on Spragg’s to use low-stress farming practices while providing the freshest free-range pork products in all of Alberta.
We’re excited to announce that our first retail location in Calgary, Alberta is now open! Having served our free-range pork products to communities across Alberta for the past fifteen years, we look forward to embarking on this exciting new journey together.
Pigs love the outdoors. They live to go out to pasture, root around in the fresh grass for their favourite, most tender pieces and dig up mud. This is the essence of being a pig. When spring finally rolls around, we are more than ready.
At Spragg’s Meat Shop, we see ourselves as part of the future of agriculture. We raise pork sustainably, using pastoral or free-range livestock production. Ask us about our sustainable production methods to learn more!
With a little extra knowledge, you can understand the differences between some of the most common production claims. Here are some helpful definitions.
One of the questions we get asked all the time is whether our pork products are certified organic. Technically, the answer is no. The term “organic” is governed and regulated by the federal government, and for pork products to be certified they must meet specific standards and undergo an organic certification process.
What specific value does agriculture hold in Alberta? We know there are many values. Here are just a few that we at Spragg’s Meat Shop hold nearest to our hearts.
Here at Spragg’s Meat Shop, we are committed to providing high quality pork to all of our customers. Part of that promise means that we take care of our pork from the time it comes to our farm as piglets to the time we butcher the meat. In order to care for the pigs, we operate using the free range concept. Many farms may produce free range pork but here’s what it means to us:
Anyone who has met the family behind Spragg’s Meat Shop knows that we are proud to be a family farm and that we are also enthusiastic, loyal Albertans. Why do we love it? That’s easy.