CCA welcomes new initiative by CFIA to strengthen stakeholder relationships

Calgary AB - The Canadian Cattlemen’s Association (CCA) congratulates the Government of Canada for striving to strengthen relationships between the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) and its stakeholders through clarifying the agency’s roles and responsibilities during inspections.

The Statement of Rights and Service for Producers, Consumers and Other Stakeholders announced today by Agriculture and Agri-Food Minister Gerry Ritz, along with the accompanying six guides to inspections, clarify the CFIA’s role during the inspection process while defining service standards and expectations for the sector.