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The AFPA Links & Resources page contains valuable information on all aspects of the Alberta food processing industry.



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Food Safety & Quality

  • Food Safety Sentinel is a quarterly newsletter that targets Alberta Agriculture and Forestry's provincially licensed meat facilities. The newsletter is a way to get food safety information and other topics of interest out to the meat facilities. It also contains upcoming events, contacts and funding opportunities.
  • Food Safety Alberta website provides food safety information and resources, updates on food safety events, conferences, and workshops, and allows you to access relevant food safety legislation, publications and newsletters.
  • Learn about food safety culture, audits and public perception. Prerecorded talk by Dr. Douglas Powell Professor, Food Safety from Kansas State University at the AFPA Food Safety Conference in March 2013 (video)
  • Health Canada's Guidance on Safe Cooking and Handling Labelling for Raw Ground Meat and Raw Ground Poultry
  • Growing Forward Programs/Funding The Growing Forward 2 Food Safety Systems Processor program is open. The purpose of the program is to help food processors invest in new food safety systems or improve existing systems by investing in non-capital items such as food safety program development and implementation, in-house staff training, food safety training or courses, food safety audits, and validation studies. Capital items to support best practices in food safety may include facility modifications, processing equipment with hygienic design, foreign material detection equipment, good manufacturing practices tools such as utensils and bins approved for food use, sanitation equipment. Food safety testing equipment includes water activity meter, pH meter, thermometers, ATP testing equipment and swabs, in house micro-testing equipment, incubator for micro-testing, data loggers, allergen testing equipment, food safety ingredient scale (i.e. nitrites, culture) and its calibration weights. For program details and application form, please visit the Growing Forward 2 website
  • Food Safety Posters

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Workplace Health & Safety

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Business & HR Tools

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Meat Industry

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*Product Developer for Select Ready Foods
Posted on Thursday, October 27, 2016

*For Sale Old Country Sausage Shop Raymond, AB
Posted on Saturday, September 10, 2016

Asking: $395,000.00

Profitable, well established European Sausage and Meat processing Business

- Great business with excellent and loyal clients - Wholesale to Organic Food Stores in Calgary and Edmonton - Website for Online Orders - Products made without the use of binders and filers, gluten or sodium nitrite - Meats come from animals raised without added hormones or antibiotics. - Processed beef and bison are grass fed

The listed price is for the business with lease of the shop.

Are you looking for a rural life style? - The property with residence and shop is for sale as well.

Ask for details.

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*Head Butcher (retail and wholesale) (NOC 6251) (2011 NOC 6331)
Posted on Monday, February 8, 2016

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