Food In Canada

  • Quarantined Hogs Culled

    June 11, 2009 by Food in Canada

    An Alberta farmer whose pig herd was quarantined after Type A H1N1 virus was detected, has been forced to cull his entire herd. A Difficult Decision Arnold Van Ginkel, whose farm is near Rocky Mountain House, made the difficult decision

  • Canada investigates H1N1 flu in Alberta swine herd

    May 4, 2009 by Food in Canada

    The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) is investigating a swine herd in Alberta where the H1N1 flu has been found. Reports say that it’s highly probable the virus spread from a Canadian farm worker who had recently returned from Mexico