Canadian Food Inspection Agency

Canadian Food Inspection Agency

October 22, 2012 22:00 ET

CFIA/Media Advisory: Agency Technical Briefing Regarding XL Foods Inc., Establishment 38

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Oct. 22, 2012) - The Canadian Food Inspection Agency will hold a technical briefing to provide an update on the Agency's ongoing investigation of XL Foods Inc., Establishment 38 in Brooks, Alberta.

A question and answer session for the media will follow. Officials from the Public Health Agency of Canada will also be available to media.

Television cameras are welcome.

When: October 23, 2012 at 11:30 a.m. (EDT)
Where: 1285 Baseline Road
Room 351, Tower 3
Ottawa, Ontario
K1A 0Y9

There will be a teleconference number for media outside of the National Capital Region. Participants will be able to participate in the question and answer session.

Teleconference phone number: 1- 877-413-4814

Passcode: 7670723

Participants are asked to register 30 minutes prior to the beginning of the briefing with the CFIA media relations office. Please be prepared to provide your name and affiliation on site.

Contact Information

  • Canadian Food Inspection Agency
    Media relations
    (613) 773-6600