Items Tagged with 'Canada'


CFIA seeks to fine meat processing plants for food safety violations

March 25, 2014
The government’s new authority would help it to protect consumers, it said.
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Canadian firm recalls various meat products without import inspection

February 24, 2014
Santa Maria Foods Corporation, a Rexdale, Ontario, Canada establishment, is recalling approximately 8,895 pounds of various meat products
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Tyson stops buying Canadian cattle for U.S. beef plants

October 25, 2013
The change is due to country-of-origin labeling rules which require labels on meat packages to show where an animal was born, raised and slaughtered.
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Two Canadian hatcheries accused of animal cruelty after undercover video released

October 22, 2013
Mercy for Animals Canada has released a video taken at two farms in Alberta, Canada, that shows chickens living in inhumane conditions.
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Canada Beef realigns to maximize Asian opportunities

October 7, 2013
Organization better positioned to capitalize on export markets.
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Creekstone Farms expands into Canada

September 23, 2013
C&C Packing will serve as the exclusive distributor of Creekstone Farms in Canada.
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Maple Leaf Foods to sell Rothsay rendering & biodiesel business to Darling International

August 23, 2013
Rothsay is the leading rendering company in Canada and a leading producer of biodiesel.
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Canada requests formation of WTO compliance panel in COOL dispute

August 20, 2013
Canada: "The U.S. government continues its unfair trade practices, which are severely damaging to Canadian industry and jobs."
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Maple Leaf Foods announces definitive agreements to sell turkey growing operations

July 23, 2013
Maple Leaf Foods will sell the company's commercial turkey farms to Ernald Enterprises Limited and its breeder farms and hatchery operation to Cuddy Farms Limited.
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Canada’s list of retaliatory tariffs target meat, live animals, produce and more

June 10, 2013
Canada announced plans to impose tariffs on a list of U.S. products in retaliation for the COOL (country-of-origin labeling) requirement for meat products.
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