Sep 28, 2012 | 51:05Alberta at Noon Friday September 28, 2012 Audio
Alberta at Noon Friday September 28, 2012 Sep 28, 2012 | 51:05CFIA's Dr. Brian Evans talks about the chain of events in the XL Foods Beef recall. Jason Hale, MLA Strathmore-Brooks, describes the impact on the community. Graeme Pole shares the best viewing areas for the fall larch trees. Horticulturist Donna Balzer takes gardening calls.
Sep 28, 2012 | 51:05Alberta at Noon Friday September 28, 2012 Audio
Alberta at Noon Friday September 28, 2012 Sep 28, 2012 | 51:05CFIA's Dr. Brian Evans describes the chain of events for the XL Foods beef recall. Strathmore-Brooks MLA Jason Hale talks about the impact on the community. Graeme Pole pinpoints the best places to view the larch trees this weekend. Horticulturist Donna Balzer takes calls on gardening.
Oct 1, 2012 | 50:02Alberta at Noon Monday October 01, 2012 Audio
Alberta at Noon Monday October 01, 2012 Oct 1, 2012 | 50:02Dr. David Chalack, of Alberta Livestock and Meat Agency, looks at the latest developments in the CFIA beef recall from XL Foods. Peggy McRae, a rancher in Milk River, describes the impact of the recall and how she's coping since the grassfire burned up most of her pasture. Robert Roach, VP Research with the Canada West Foundation, takes calls on the meeting between B.C.'s and Alberta's premier.
Oct 2, 2012 | 52:38Alberta at Noon Tuesday October 02, 2012 Audio
Alberta at Noon Tuesday October 02, 2012 Oct 2, 2012 | 52:38MLA Dave Quest, chair of Heritage Fund Committee, takes calls on the public hearings that are about to begin. University of Alberta Agricultural Economist Professor Ellen Goddard takes calls on the latest beef recall.
Oct 3, 2012 | 52:38Alberta at Noon Wednesday October 03, 2012 Audio
Alberta at Noon Wednesday October 03, 2012 Oct 3, 2012 | 52:38AGriculture minister Gerry Ritz visits XL Foods before his Calgary news conference on the beef recall. CFIA president George Da Pont answers questions. University of Lethbridge political scientist Peter McCormick takes calls on Justin Trudeaumania. Mount Royal University Business professor Melanie Peacock looks at Canadian attitudes toward retirement.
Oct 4, 2012 | 52:39Alberta at Noon Thursday October 04, 2012 Audio
Alberta at Noon Thursday October 04, 2012 Oct 4, 2012 | 52:39Agriculture minister Gerry Ritz says the XL Foods plant will not reopen until he has reassurances the plant has made changes. CFIA head George Da Pont says new legislation will help to ensure safety. Univeristy of Alberta associate professor Greg Anderson comments on the importance of the upcoming U.S. presidential election on Alberta. Sommelier and author Natalie MacLean looks at pairing wine with traditional Thanksgiving dinners. Author Kathryn Burke, executive director of the Learning Disabilities Association of Alberta, takes calls on Learning Disabilities Awareness month.
Oct 5, 2012 | 52:38Alberta at Noon Friday October 05, 2012 Audio
Alberta at Noon Friday October 05, 2012 Oct 5, 2012 | 52:38LaVar Payne, MP Medicine Hat, talks about events associated with the XL Foods recall in his riding. Jasper teacher Adam Robb explains how his enthusiastic students built a living classroom. Edmonton food columnist Mary Bailey puts a new spin on traditional Thanksgiving fare. Horticulturist Jim Hole answers gardening calls.
Oct 10, 2012 | 52:38Alberta at Noon Wednesday October 10, 2012 Audio
Alberta at Noon Wednesday October 10, 2012 Oct 10, 2012 | 52:38Wildrose Party leader Danielle Smith calls on XL Foods to answer questions about the contaminated beef recall. Nobel prize winner Jody Williams is touring the route of the proposed Northern Gateway Pipeline and talking to women about their concerns. Martin Gooch, Director of Value Chain Management Centre, takes calls on food waste report.
Oct 11, 2012 | 49:21Alberta at Noon Tuesday October 09, 2012 Audio
Alberta at Noon Tuesday October 09, 2012 Oct 11, 2012 | 49:21The Canadian Food Inspection Agency is conducting an assessment of the XL Foods plant in Brooks. Meanwhile, the meat recall has extended to Hong Kong. Joe Rosario is with the Western Centre for Economic Research at the University of Alberta. Two grizzly bears have been killed by a train in Banff National Park. A five year study has been launched to try to prevent such deaths. Kris McCleary is with Parks Canada. Jim Treliving, the co-star of CBC's Dragon's Den, and author of "Decisions: Making the Right ones, Righting the Wrong Ones" takes calls from listeners.
Oct 11, 2012 | 52:38Alberta at Noon Thursday October 11, 2012 Audio
Alberta at Noon Thursday October 11, 2012 Oct 11, 2012 | 52:38Dr. Harpreet Kochhar, CFIA, comments on the XL Foods beef recall. Dr. Richard Arsenault, CFIA, responds to union concerns. Dr. David Chalack, of the Alberta Livestock and Meat Agency on CFIA looks at the impact of the CFIA's actions. University of Guelph Prof. Tom Nudds and University Northern B.C. Prof. Pamela Wright take calls on maintaining the ecological integrity of National Parks. Q host Jian Gomeshi talks about his new book, "1982".
Oct 12, 2012 | 52:38Alberta at Noon Friday October 12, 2012 Audio
Alberta at Noon Friday October 12, 2012 Oct 12, 2012 | 52:38Calgary Mom Jessica Stilwell's decision to blog about "going on strike" as a mother when her children didn't complete their chores set off a reaction in the media and among parents. Research associate Dan Shapiro of the Sheldon Chumir Foundation for Ethics in Leadership is a contributor to a new book on free speech called Deal with It! Ethics, Free Speech, Ethics and the Law in Canada. Callers wiegh in.
Oct 15, 2012 | 52:39Alberta at Noon Monday October 15, 2012 Audio
Alberta at Noon Monday October 15, 2012 Oct 15, 2012 | 52:39Mohammed Idris of Brooks and County Immigration Services says he's working to help worried workers at the XL plant who were laid off because of the beef recall. Edmonton psychologist Cory Hrushka takes calls about how to talk to teens about bullying in light of the death of Amanda Todd. Contractor Mike Holmes talks about his new show Holmes Makes It Right and takes listeners calls.
Oct 16, 2012 | 52:38Alberta at Noon Tuesday October 15, 2012 Audio
Alberta at Noon Tuesday October 15, 2012 Oct 16, 2012 | 52:38NHLPA executive director Donald Fehr comments on the new proposal from the NHL in the labour dispute. CEP Local 707 president Roland LeFort is relieved the courts have ruled in the union's favour, so far, on random drug and alcohol testing. Edmonton teen Crystal Montgomery got a personal visit from Justin Bieber before his concert at Rexall Place. Olympic gold medalist Adam Kreek is doing research with the Calgary Centre for Sleep and Human Performance and the University of Lethbridge when he rows across the Atlantic ocean in December. Rick George, former CEO of Suncor talks about his new book, Sun Rise.