Queso ranchero fresco, a brand of cheese, is the subject of a recall in Alberta after some people reported illness that may be connected with eating it. | CFIA photo

Cheese recall issued in Alberta

Queso ranchero fresco, a brand of cheese, is the subject of a recall in Alberta after some people reported illness that may be connected with eating it. The product is distributed by La Granja Foods and is being recalled on suspicion of contamination with E. coli 0157:H7. La Granja is voluntarily recalling the cheese, which […] Read more

The product has been distributed nationally and bears a best-before date of Feb. 6, 2019 on the outer package. | CFIA photo

Chicken burgers recalled

The one-kilogram packages of no name chicken burgers sold through Loblaw Companies are subject to recall due to possible salmonella contamination following an investigation in which at least 59 people in eight provinces became ill. The product has been distributed nationally and bears a best-before date of Feb. 6, 2019 on the outer package. The […] Read more

A pork recall connected to The Meat Shop at Pine Haven, a Wetaskiwin, Alta., Hutterite colony business, continues to expand and a lawsuit has been initiated by an Edmonton law firm after one person died and more than 30 others made ill from consuming pork contaminated with E. coli. | File photo

E. coli outbreak in Alta. pork triggers lawsuit

A pork recall connected to The Meat Shop at Pine Haven, a Wetaskiwin, Alta., Hutterite colony business, continues to expand and a lawsuit has been initiated by an Edmonton law firm after one person died and more than 30 others made ill from consuming pork contaminated with E. coli. Through an investigation, Alberta Health Services […] Read more


Raw pork products from the Pine Haven Hutterite Colony near Wetaskiwin, Alta., and nineteen different Greenbelt Microgreens products have been recalled the CFIA said in an April 24 news release. | CFIA photos

Pork, microgreens recalled

Raw pork products from the Pine Haven Hutterite Colony near Wetaskiwin, Alta., are being recalled due to possible contamination with E. coli 0157:H7. The Canadian Food Inspection Agency is investigating after illnesses were reported, possibly in connection with consumption of the pork, which is distributed only in Alberta. The CFIA issued a recall for 17 […] Read more

Ikea brand marshmallow candy is being recalled by Ikea Canada due to possible contamination from mice at the manufacturing plant. | CFIA photo

Marshmallow candy recalled

Ikea brand marshmallow candy is being recalled by Ikea Canada due to possible contamination from mice at the manufacturing plant. Product sold in Alberta, Manitoba, Ontario, Quebec and Nova Scotia is being voluntarily recalled as of Feb. 27. The candy, also labelled as Godis Paskkyckling in Swedish, is in 100 gram packages with 2018 date […] Read more


The Canadian Food Inspection Agency updated its food recall warning yesterday for several types of raspberry mousse cakes distributed across Western Canada and possibly nationally. | CFIA photo

Mousse cakes recalled

A variety of mousse cakes first subject to recall Aug. 11 due to risk of norovirus now are the focus of an expanded recall to include a wider variety of products. The Canadian Food Inspection Agency updated its food recall warning yesterday for several types of raspberry mousse cakes distributed across Western Canada and possibly […] Read more

Bulletproof brand Collagen Protein Bars and Bites, which may be contaminated with listeria monocytogenes, are among the items being recalled. The bars were distributed nationally and through internet sales, the CFIA said. | FDA.gov photo

Recalls issued for flour, health food bars

Protein and health food bars, as well as more Robin Hood brand flour, are the subject of recalls reported this week by the Canadian Food Inspection Agency. The recall on Robin Hood brand Baker’s Hood All Purpose Flour in the 20 kilogram bag, with best before dates from mid-October to early November, are being recalled […] Read more

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency announced the recall June 8 and in a news release the agency said it is conducting a food safety investigation. | CFIA photos

Yogurt recalled

Some types of Iogo yogurt products, distributed in all provinces except the Maritimes, are being recalled because they may contain pieces of plastic. Raspberry, vanilla and banana drinkable yogurt and mango, strawberry-raspberry and strawberry protein based drinks are all being voluntarily recalled by Ultima Foods. The Canadian Food Inspection Agency announced the recall June 8 […] Read more


The CFIA said the recall was triggered by Miss Vickie's Canada. The chips have been distributed nationally. | Screencap via www.inspection.gc.ca

Potato chips recalled

Miss Vickie’s brand of jalapeno kettle cooked potato chips are the subject of a recall announced April 21 by the Canadian Food Inspection Agency. The chips may be contaminated with salmonella bacteria, but there have been no reported illnesses in connection with eating them. The CFIA said the recall was triggered by Miss Vickie’s Canada. […] Read more

An Alberta law firm has launched a class action lawsuit against Smucker Foods of Canada Corp. following the nationwide food safety recall that involved Robin Hood all-purpose flour milled in Saskatoon. | Brian Cross photo

Recalled flour products focus of lawsuit

An Alberta law firm has launched a class action lawsuit against Smucker Foods of Canada Corp. following the nationwide food safety recall that involved Robin Hood all-purpose flour milled in Saskatoon. James H. Brown and Associates of Edmonton filed a statement of claim on March 31 against Smucker Foods of Canada Corp. Claimants are seeking […] Read more