Canada Pork

Real Sports Ups its Game

Tiffany Leigh | Posted 09.30.2015 | Canada Living
Tiffany Leigh

Up until now, Real Sports Bar & Grill and the Toronto Blue Jays shared some uncanny qualities. Both are well known brands and ongoing support for these entities are due to hopes for a positive experience. But instead, we end up with subpar sentiments -- the former with drab & dismally made bar food and the latter with season after disappointing season.

Love-Based Activism

Miriam Porter | Posted 09.30.2015 | Canada Living
Miriam Porter

A pink snout touches my hand gently. I peek in the truck to see the pig's face and she's crying. "I love you and I am sorry," I whisper through tears....

Good News, Bacon Lovers

CBC | Posted 05.29.2015 | Canada Business

Americans are bringing home their beloved bacon from the grocery store for less money now than they were a year ago. And oh, how Americans love thei...

Prices Skyrocketing, Packages Shrinking

CBC | Posted 07.05.2014 | Canada Business

Canadian consumers planning to bring home the bacon — even just a few slices for breakfast — may notice lighter packages on store shelves followi...

Smithfield Foods Takeover: China's Trojan Horse

Diane Francis | Posted 10.13.2013 | Canada Business
Diane Francis

The United States must reject China's $7-billion bid to buy the world's biggest pork producer, Smithfield Foods of Virginia. The transaction was announced in May but is currently under review in Washington by authorities. Delays are due to concerns. And there are many.

Recipes to Try Before the A-pork-calypse

Amanda Riva | Posted 01.07.2013 | Canada Living
Amanda Riva

Caused by the sharp incline of the hog's feed prices, many farmers in the Midwest are finding it unprofitable to continue raising pigs for meat purposes. In response to this bacon shortage doomsday, we decided to put together some of our favourite pork-inspired dishes and creations to pay homage to this loveable ingredient.

Cake Pops, Pork And Butter Chicken: Canadian Food Was All Over The Map

The Huffington Post Canada | Rebecca Zamon | Posted 12.15.2011 | Canada Living

As Canada becomes both increasingly multicultural and urban, we're seeking out different foods in our everyday lives. In 2011, it was a combination of...