Our Farmers

AW Quality Meats​

AW Quality Meats, nestled Southeast of Calgary, represents the pinnacle of local, ethical farming practices, perfectly aligning with The Better Butcher’s ethos of quality and integrity. This family-run farm and butcher shop at the Arrowwood Colony is dedicated to providing hormone-free, chemical-free quality meats, processed right on their farm to ensure the utmost in freshness and quality.

Pioneering in Ethical Farming Practices

AW Quality Meats takes pride in its hormone and antibiotic-free approach to farming. The animals are raised on the farm, enjoying a natural, stress-free life. This commitment extends to their poultry, Angus beef, and pork, all of which are raised without the use of antibiotics or growth hormones, ensuring a product that is not only delicious but also responsibly produced
Artisanal Butchery and Diverse Offerings
This farm is not just about raising animals; it’s about celebrating the art of butchery. AW Quality Meats offers a range of products including free-range chickens, triple-A Angus beef, and pork. Their famous beef jerky, pepperoni, and traditional Hutterite Saturday Sausage stand out for their unique flavors and artisanal quality. Each product is a testament to their dedication to quality and the rich heritage of their recipes
On-Site Processing for Quality Assurance
One of the distinguishing features of AW Quality Meats is their state-of-the-art processing plant located on the farm. This facility ensures that there is no trauma associated with transporting animals, and it allows for stringent quality control over the processing of the meats. This on-site processing is a key factor in their ability to deliver consistently high-quality products.

Committed to Customer Satisfaction

As a family-oriented business, AW Quality Meats prioritizes customer satisfaction. They understand the importance of what families consume and strive to offer products that meet the highest standards of health and taste. Their dedication to producing leaner, more flavorful meats and healthy produce is driven by a commitment to their customers’ well-being.

AW Quality Meats and The Better Butcher share a common vision of providing the highest quality meats, processed with care and respect for both the animals and the consumers. This partnership ensures that customers at The Better Butcher have access to some of the best locally sourced meats in the region, all produced with a commitment to ethical and sustainable practices.