Former Liberal AG Minister, Ralph Goodale, tells it like it is in this article on the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) audit report that’s critical of CFIA meat inspection practices and procedures. In it he candidly says the CFIA “screwed-up” under Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz’s “watch’’ and may explain why Ritz is no longer minister responsible for the agency.
The CHDC in an ATI request found similar concerns at Les Viandes de la Petites Nation (LPN) slaughter plant in Quebec as well all humane standards being violated at LPN, and at Bouvry and Richelieu horse slaughter plants. All of these plants are licensed to kill multi-species. What’s in your burger?