Tag Archives: Les Viandes de la Petit-Nation

CHDC’s Year-End Roundup of Equine News and Newsmakers for 2017

The 2017 Year End Review is a small representative of significant events taking place last year. It has been compiled to remind people what happened last year – some events, as the EU new regulations beginning in March were profound and continue to resonate through the horse slaughter industry.  Other events are equally interesting, perhaps […]

Goodale blames Feds for CFIA failures

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 […]