Where's The Beef? Canadians Reduce Consumption After Food Scare

Where's The Beef? Canadians Reduce Consumption After Food Scare

12.12.2012
Two out of every five Canadians say they have reduced their consumption of beef in the wake of a massive recall linked to an Alberta packer,...
XL Foods, The Huffington Post Alberta's Newsmaker Of The Year

XL Foods, The Huffington Post Alberta's Newsmaker Of The Year

12.11.2012
Problems at the southern Alberta beef plant had obviously been brewing for a while. By the time the lid blew off what was going on inside...
Shipment To U.S. Can Resume For Troubled Beef Plant

Shipment To U.S. Can Resume For Troubled Beef Plant

The Canadian Press  12. 8.2012
OTTAWA - An Alberta meat plant involved in a massive recall of tainted beef over E. Coli concerns is once again being allowed to ship products...
U.S. Management Gives Beleaguered Brooks Beef Plant New President

U.S. Management Gives Beleaguered Brooks Beef Plant New President

The Canadian Press  12. 5.2012
BROOKS, Alta. - A company that took over a southern Alberta beef plant during a tainted beef crisis has appointed a president for its Canadian...
Conservatives Dismiss Shocking Meat Plant Memo

Conservatives Dismiss Shocking Meat Plant Memo

11.29.2012
Gerry Ritz and the Conservatives are dismissing a leaked memo directing meat inspectors at the XL Foods plant in Brooks to ignore contamination...
Canadian Scientists Look For Quicker E. Coli, Listeria Tests

Canadian Scientists Look For Quicker E. Coli, Listeria Tests

11.29.2012
Canadian scientists are being asked to find faster ways to test for two dangerous bacteria that can be found in our food — E. coli and...
Meat Processing Plant Shut Down Over Listeria Fears

Meat Processing Plant Shut Down Over Listeria Fears

The Canadian Press  11.23.2012
EDMONTON - The Canadian Food Inspection Agency has suspended the licence of an Edmonton meat-processing plant over concerns for food safety.The...
XL Foods Beef Is Doing Just Fine

XL Foods Beef Is Doing Just Fine

Terry Pedwell, The Canadian Press  11.20.2012
OTTAWA - The fallout from a massive tainted-beef recall was still being felt Tuesday as the Harper government passed legislation aimed...
XL Foods Beef Starts To Enter Marketplace

XL Foods Beef Starts To Enter Marketplace

11.15.2012
The plant at the centre of an extensive beef recall has resumed shipping products for the first time since an E. coli outbreak forced its...
More E. Coli Linked To XL Foods Plant

More E. Coli Linked To XL Foods Plant

The Canadian Press  11.14.2012
EDMONTON - A new case of E. coli has been linked to the XL Foods beef plant at the centre of an extensive product recall.The Public Health...
CFIA Orders XL Foods Plant To Fix Problems

CFIA Orders XL Foods Plant To Fix Problems

The Canadian Press  11. 4.2012
BROOKS, Alta. - Trouble continues for an Alberta meat plant as it tries to resume normal processing under the watchful eye of federal food...
New  E. Coli Case Related To Beef Recall

New E. Coli Case Related To Beef Recall

The Canadian Press  11. 2.2012
EDMONTON - A new case of E. coli has been linked to the XL Foods Inc. plant in Alberta at the centre of a massive beef recall.The Public...
U.S. Ranchers Don't Like Potential Sale Of Alberta Beef Plant

U.S. Ranchers Don't Like Potential Sale Of Alberta Beef Plant

John Cotter, The Canadian Press  10.30.2012
EDMONTON - Some American cattle producers want the U.S. government to block the possible sale of a troubled Alberta company's beef operations.The...
XL Foods Plant Reopens

XL Foods Plant Reopens

The Canadian Press  10.29.2012
EDMONTON - Production has resumed at the Alberta plant that has been at the heart of a massive beef recall over an E. coli outbreak.About...