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May 24, 2019, 20:03 ET Food Recall Warning - Compliments brand Chicken Strips recalled due to Salmonella

Product photos are available: http://inspection.gc.ca/eng/1558738971471/1558738974286 OTTAWA, May 24, 2019 /CNW/ - Sofina Foods Inc. is recalling Compliments brand Chicken Strips from the marketplace ...


May 22, 2019, 15:48 ET Food Recall Warning - Pousses et Cie brand Mix Spicy Microgreens recalled due to Listeria monocytogenes

Product photos are available: http://inspection.gc.ca/eng/1558549526741/1558549527573 OTTAWA, May 22, 2019 /CNW/ - Les Serres René Fontaine Inc. is recalling Pousses et Cie brand Mix Spicy...


May 22, 2019, 12:00 ET Canada, United States agree on application of zones to allow safe trade in the event of an African swine fever outbreak

Joint Statement from the Chief Veterinary Officers of Canada and U.S. OTTAWA, May 22, 2019 /CNW/ - Today, Canada's Chief Veterinary Officer (CVO), Dr. Jaspinder Komal, working in collaboration with...


May 21, 2019, 20:12 ET Food Recall Warning (Allergen) - Laskol brand Chrzan recalled due to undeclared milk

Product photos are available at http://www.inspection.gc.ca/eng/1558481720205/1558481720958 OTTAWA, May 21, 2019 /CNW/ - Polish Trade Centre Ltd. is recalling Laskol brand Chrzan from the marketplace ...


May 18, 2019, 00:14 ET Food Recall Warning (Allergen) - Ralph's brand bread products recalled due to undeclared milk

Product photos are available at http://inspection.gc.ca/eng/1558150029555/1558150032295 OTTAWA, May 17, 2019 /CNW/ - Ralph's Bakery is recalling Ralph's brand bread products from the marketplace...


May 17, 2019, 17:30 ET Updated Food Recall Warning - Dom Reserve brand Atlantic Salmon Strips (Hot Smoked) Cracked Black Pepper recalled due to Listeria monocytogenes

Product photos are available at: https://bit.ly/2WQBfII OTTAWA, May 17, 2019 /CNW/ - The food recall warning issued on May 14, 2019 has been updated to include additional product information. This...


May 14, 2019, 22:22 ET Updated Food Recall Warning - Dom Reserve brand Atlantic Salmon Strips (Hot Smoked) Cracked Black Pepper recalled due to Listeria monocytogenes

Product photos are available at http://www.inspection.gc.ca/eng/1557882748524/1557882751198 OTTAWA, May 14, 2019 /CNW/ - The food recall warning issued on May 5, 2019 has been updated to include...


May 08, 2019, 18:49 ET Food Recall Warning (Allergen) - Elman's brand Dressing recalled due to undeclared sesame, wheat, and gluten

Product photos are available at http://inspection.gc.ca/eng/1557350163547/1557350165670 OTTAWA, May 8, 2019 /CNW/ - Elman's Food Products Ltd. is recalling Elman's brand Dressing from the marketplace ...


May 07, 2019, 20:33 ET Updated Food Recall Warning - Feeding Change brand Young Thai Coconut Meat recalled due to Salmonella

Product photos are available at http://www.inspection.gc.ca/eng/1557270626899/1557270630301 OTTAWA, May 7, 2019 /CNW/ - The food recall warning issued on May 3, 2019 has been updated to include...


May 06, 2019, 01:36 ET Food Recall Warning - DOM RESERVE brand Atlantic Salmon Strips (Hot Smoked) Cracked Black Pepper recalled due to Listeria monocytogenes

Product photos are available at: https://bit.ly/2H1qn5k OTTAWA, May 5, 2019 /CNW/ - DOM International Limited is recalling DOM RESERVE brand Atlantic Salmon Strips (Hot Smoked) Cracked Black Pepper...


May 05, 2019, 01:47 ET Updated Food Recall Warning - GPM brand Pea Shoots recalled due to Listeria monocytogenes

Product photos are available at: https://bit.ly/2ZXlkub OTTAWA, May 4, 2019 /CNW/ -The food recall warning issued on April 19, 2019 has been updated to include additional product information. This...


May 03, 2019, 23:16 ET Food Recall Warning - Certain President's Choice brand and PC Black Label brand sauces Recalled Due to Pieces of Glass

Product photos are available at: https://bit.ly/2DQGQHM OTTAWA, May 3, 2019 /CNW/ - Loblaw Companies Limited is recalling certain President's Choice brand and PC Black Label brand sauces from the...


May 03, 2019, 22:03 ET Updated Food Recall Warning - Feeding Change brand Young Thai Coconut Meat recalled due to Salmonella

Product photos are available at: https://bit.ly/2ZQRzvb OTTAWA, May 3, 2019 /CNW/ - The food recall warning issued on May 1, 2019 has been updated to include additional distribution information. This ...


May 01, 2019, 22:48 ET Updated Food Recall Warning - Feeding Change brand Young Thai Coconut Meat recalled due to Salmonella

Product photos are available at http://www.inspection.gc.ca/eng/1556762223452/1556762225076 OTTAWA, May 1, 2019 /CNW/ - The food recall warning issued on April 14, 2019 has been updated to include...


May 01, 2019, 17:33 ET International forum tackles prevention and control of African swine fever in the Americas

Statement from Canada's Chief Veterinary Officer OTTAWA, May 1, 2019 /CNW/ - Today, the Canadian Food Inspection Agency's Chief Veterinary Officer (CVO) for Canada, Dr. Jaspinder Komal, accompanied...


May 01, 2019, 15:05 ET Simplifying regulations and allowing for greater innovation in Canada's beer industry

OTTAWA, May 1, 2019 /CNW/ - The Government of Canada is committed to supporting innovation and protecting human health. That is why the Honourable Marie-Claude Bibeau, Minister of Agriculture and...


May 01, 2019, 11:57 ET Government of Canada announces new Administrative Monetary Penalties for companies that break federal food safety rules

OTTAWA, May 1, 2019 /CNW/ - The Government of Canada is committed to maintaining a strong food safety system. Today, the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) announced that Administrative Monetary...


Apr 30, 2019, 14:33 ET Media Advisory - Closing of the international forum on African Swine Fever (ASF)

OTTAWA, April 30, 2019 /CNW/ - Dr. Jaspinder Komal, Chief Veterinary Officer, World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) Delegate for Canada / Vice President, Science Branch, Canadian Food Inspection ...


Apr 30, 2019, 12:17 ET Canada hosts international forum on African swine fever

OTTAWA, April 30, 2019 /CNW/ - Canada's Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, the Honourable Marie-Claude Bibeau, welcomes over 150 delegates from 15 countries to the forum on African swine fever...


Apr 29, 2019, 23:09 ET Food Recall Warning - Le Pic brand "Saint-Félicien" cheese recalled due to E. coli O26

Product photos are available at https://bit.ly/2UQ32Hs OTTAWA, April 29, 2019 /CNW/ - La Fromagerie Hamel is recalling Le Pic brand "Saint-Félicien" cheese from the marketplace due to possible E....


Apr 29, 2019, 09:00 ET /R E P E A T -- CFIA Media Advisory - Opening of the African Swine Fever Forum/

The Honourable Marie-Claude Bibeau, Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, and Under Secretary of Agriculture Greg Ibach, on behalf of Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue, open the African Swine...


Apr 27, 2019, 01:22 ET Food Recall Warning - Ecoideas brand Organic Skinned Tigernuts recalled due to Salmonella

Product photos are available at http://inspection.gc.ca/eng/1556339192099/1556339193250 OTTAWA, April 26, 2019 /CNW/ - Ecoideas is recalling Ecoideas brand Organic Skinned Tigernuts from the...


Apr 26, 2019, 23:13 ET Food Recall Warning - Certain Celebrate brand frozen profiteroles and eclairs recalled due to Salmonella

Product photos are available at http://www.inspection.gc.ca/eng/1556327958855/1556327960836 OTTAWA, April 26, 2019 /CNW/ - Retail Resource Services Inc. is recalling certain Celebrate brand frozen...


Apr 26, 2019, 15:10 ET CFIA Media Advisory - Opening of the African Swine Fever Forum

The Honourable Marie-Claude Bibeau, Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, and Under Secretary of Agriculture Greg Ibach, on behalf of Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue, open the African Swine...


Apr 24, 2019, 16:48 ET Updated Food Recall Warning - GPM brand Pea Shoots recalled due to Listeria monocytogenes

Product photos are available: http://inspection.gc.ca/eng/1556134617625/1556134619557 OTTAWA, April 24, 2019 /CNW/ - The food recall warning issued on April 19, 2019 has been updated to include...