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Shipping Steaks, etc. to APO's in Afghanistan, Africa or Japan

Posted by Cherie Schenker on July 10, 2012 | Posted under afghanistan, africa, all natural beef, apo, apo gifts, beef jerky, fpo gifts, lamb, shipping steaks, shipping steaks to afghanistan, shipping to apo, shipping to fpo, soldiers, steaks, steaks to afghanistan, summer sausage, troops | 3 Comments

 Shipping Steaks & Brats to Afghanistan, Japan or Africa

Posted by Cherie Schenker on November 04, 2011 | Posted under afghanistan, africa, apo, apo gifts, beef jerky, fpo gifts, gifts, grass fed beef, ground lamb, shipping steaks, shipping steaks to afghanistan, shipping to fpo, soldiers, steaks, steaks to...

Shipping Steaks & Brats to Afghanistan or Africa

Posted by Cherie Schenker on November 04, 2011 | Posted under afghanistan, africa, apo, apo gifts, beef jerky, fpo gifts, gifts, grass fed beef, ground lamb, shipping steaks, shipping steaks to afghanistan, shipping to fpo, soldiers, steaks, steaks to afghanistan, summer sausage, troops | 2 Comments

We get asked frequently about shipping steaks and brats to APOs in Afghanistan, Iraq and now Africa.  Many people want to send their soldier a taste of home for a special occasion or just a treat.  Usually the first thing we get asked is "How does this work?"  followed by "Does this really work?"  We have designed a specialty shipping container for shipping to places requiring a longer transit time.  This container, especially in the winter months, has been known...

Still time to order gifts for APOs/FPOs

Posted by Cherie Schenker on November 04, 2011 | Posted under afghanistan, africa, all natural beef, apo, apo gifts, appetizers, corn relish, fpo gifts, gifts, grass fed beef, honey, jams, lean beef, peach jalapeño, shipping steaks, shipping steaks to afghanistan, shipping to apo, shipping to fpo, soldiers, steaks to afghanistan, summer sausage, troops | Leave a Comment

We have been getting a lot of e-mails and telephone calls lately asking if there is still time to order Christmas gifts to be shipped to APOs and FPOs.  The answer is yes!  Shipping perishable items like steaks is always a little risky, especially to some of the remote outposts in Afghanistan, but the cooler weather makes a big difference.  

If you are looking for a less expensive gift, try one of our non-perishable gifts, like our one...

Christmas Gifts for the Troops

Posted by Cherie Schenker on November 04, 2011 | Posted under afghanistan, africa, apo, apo gifts, fpo gifts, shipping steaks, shipping steaks to afghanistan, shipping to apo, shipping to fpo, soldiers, steaks to afghanistan, troops | Leave a Comment

Do you have a loved one serving our country overseas and want to send him or her a taste of home for the holidays?  We get a lot of e-mails and calls inquiring about the costs and rules of sending goodies to APOs & FPOs.  Hopefully, this will help answer a few of those questions...

1.  We are NOT allowed to ship pork or pork products to Afghanistan or Africa.

2. Transit times vary...

Schenker Farms Teams up w/AdoptaPlatoon 4 Beef Sticks

Posted by Cherie Schenker on November 04, 2011 | Posted under adoptaplatoon, gifts, soldiers, troops | Leave a Comment

Schenker Farms Teams up w/AdoptaPlatoon 4 Beef Sticks

We have teamed up with the AdoptaPlatoon organization to send Beef Sticks to the Troops!  Check out adoptaplatoon.org to sign up on line to support one soldier or several.  Or, please make a monetary donation to this awesome organization.  As many of our customers know, we are a military family.  Co-owner, Kevin Schenker is an officer in the Kansas National Guard.  He deployed to Afghanistan a few months...