FOOD INSPECTION

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Are Marijuana Edibles Safe To Eat?

Federal regulatory authorities in Canada and the U.S. cannot police this industry since marijuana edibles remain illegal. This lack of oversight presents a serious public safety concern. The question that we as consumers should be asking is: are these new products safe to eat?
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Mulcair Demands Ritz's Resignation

The opposition in the House of Commons is demanding the federal agriculture minister's resignation. NDP Leader Tom Mulcair called on Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz to step down over his government's...
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Tories Deny Cuts Will Hurt Food Safety

Changes to the Canadian Food Inspection Agency will not harm the health and safety of Canadians in any way, says Canada's agriculture minister, despite warnings this week from the union representing f...
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Feds Stall On Food Safety Program

Steve Brown remembers what he calls the fateful day more than three years ago when he had "the fateful sandwich." Initially, he was OK — and then the headaches started. "It felt like somebody was in...