Latest Canadian Food Inspection Agency Stories
The Canadian Food Inspection Agency and Lucerne Foods have warned the public not to serve or consume certain Safeway brand and TakeAwayCafe brand sandwiches as they may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes.
OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Aug. 27, 2008) - The Honourable Gerry Ritz, Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food will be holding a news conference today to discuss the investigation into the current listeriosis outbreak.
As part of an ongoing effort to increase consumer awareness about common food allergens, the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) is distributing the attached allergen fact sheets for Eggs and Peanuts.
The Canadian Food Inspection Agency has banned the importation of Mexican jalapeno and Serrano peppers pending lab testing for salmonella. The CFIA said it took the action to prevent the implicated source of a Salmonella Saintpaul outbreak in the United States from entering Canada.
Audio clips available at www.inspection.gc.ca/english/corpaffr/relations/indexaude.shtml. The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) and Sofina Foods Inc. are warning people with allergies to egg protein not to consume the various fresh chicken breast products described below.
OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - July 4, 2008) - Public Health officials in Canada have reported a case of a Salmonella Saintpaul infection that matches those associated with the outbreak in the United States. The individual involved has indicated that he recently travelled to the United States.
OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - June 17, 2008) - As part of an ongoing effort to increase consumer awareness about food safety, the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) is distributing the attached fact sheet What You Need To Know About Harvesting Shellfish This Summer.
By Marcy Nicholson WINNIPEG, Manitoba (Reuters) - The Canadian Food Inspection Agency confirmed on Thursday that an Alberta dairy cow had tested positive for mad cow disease, an announcement that raised enough concern in Washington for it to send an expert to join the investigation.
TORONTO (Reuters) - Final tests have confirmed mad cow disease in a mature cross-bred beef cow from the Prairie province of Manitoba and a "comprehensive investigation" into the case is being conducted, the Canadian Food Inspection Agency said on Tuesday.
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (Reuters) - Tests have confirmed that a six-year-old dairy cow in the Canadian province of British Columbia suffered from mad cow disease, the government said on Sunday.
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