Items Tagged with 'Canada'


Mechanically tenderized beef soon to require labels in Canada

July 22, 2014
These regulations will come into force as of August 21, 2014.
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Canadian government announces $3.8M partnership for Canadian Beef Centre of Excellence

July 9, 2014
This state-of-the-art facility will provide space and resources to help the industry promote new beef products, training and education.
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Canadian meat processors call for temporary foreign workers to fill needed positions

June 11, 2014
Controversy over the program has made it increasingly difficult for processing plants to hire enough staff to remain competitive.
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Loblaw unveils DNA-traceable beef in western Canada

May 2, 2014
DNA-based traceability now featured in Real Canadian Superstore locations on cut from Canada AAA Western Beef.
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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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