Today, on the margins of the World Organisation for Animal Health's (OIE's) 84th General Session, Canada has signed three arrangements with the purpose of maintaining safe and fair trade of animals and animal products in the event of animal disease outbreaks.
Canada's leadership in international plant protection receives recognition with the election of Marie-Claude Forest, a leading expert on international phytosanitary standards at the Canadian Food Inspection Agency, to the Bureau of the Commission on Phytosanitary Measures (CPM).
The Canadian Untreated Sawn Wood certification program was developed by the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) with the technical support of scientists with the Canadian Forest Service (CFS) of Natural Resources Canada (NRCan).
The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) and Australia's Department of Agriculture and Water Resources (DAWR) have established a national certification program that ensures untreated Canadian sawn wood can continue to be exported to Australia.
Agriculture and Agri-Food Minister Lawrence MacAulay congratulates the Dairy Farmers of Canada and its "Canadian Quality Milk Program" for having successfully completed the Canadian Food Inspection Agency's (CFIA) Food Safety Recognition Program (FSRP).
The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA), in collaboration with Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada (AAFC) and partner organizations, has developed new voluntary biosecurity standard that will help protect Canada's fruit and tree nut industry from plant pests and diseases.
The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA), in conjunction with Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada (AAFC) and sector organizations, has completed a new voluntary biosecurity standard that will protect Canada's greenhouse, nursery and floriculture sectors from plant pests.
As part of the Canadian Food Inspection Agency's (CFIA) annual monitoring of various food products, a report released today found that all children's food tested for pesticide residues, veterinary drugs, and metals contaminants complied with federal standards.