The National | Oct 6, 2012 | 2:33

Beef safety concerns

Canada's largest ever beef recall is getting worse. The number of products expanded yet again, and five more people got sick eating tainted meat.

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News XL workers laid off Oct 14, 2012 | 2:58About 2,000 workers at the XL Foods plant in Brooks, Alta., have been temporarily laid off, leaving them shocked and unsure as to when they can expect their next paycheque.
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The National Beef safety concerns Oct 6, 2012 | 2:33Canada's largest ever beef recall is getting worse. The number of products expanded yet again, and five more people got sick eating tainted meat.
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News XL inspection Oct 9, 2012 | 1:51The Canadian Food Inspection Agency will be conducting a detailed assessment of the XL Foods plant in Brooks, Alta., after the beef company requested to have its license reinstated following a massive recall over E. coli concerns.
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CBC News: Calgary at 6:00 Alberta ranchers face uncertainty Oct 9, 2012 | 2:01Alberta ranchers and feedlot operators will face tough decisions if the XL Foods meat plant in Brooks at the centre of a massive beef recall doesn't reopen by next week.
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News Inspectors to tour meat plant Oct 9, 2012 | 2:32Federal food inspectors will be touring the XL Foods plant in Brooks, Alta., to check if several deficiencies have been addressed. CBC's Terry Reith talks with Suhana Meharchand.
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