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News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
July 13, 2020  

Class action lawsuit alleges Cargill failed to take COVID-19 precautions

Guardian Law Group seeks damages for harm done to family members, friends and other people in close contact with Cargill employees.

News Food & Beverage General
June 2, 2020  

Ranchers, feedlots worried about future impact of COVID-19

Cargill plant in High River shut down for two weeks due to a COVID-19 outbreak, now operating at about 60% capacity.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General Operations
May 12, 2020  

Second death at Cargill: calls for shutdown and worker input

OHS report says workers weren’t included in an internal review of circumstances leading to over 950 confirmed cases of COVID-19.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
May 11, 2020  

Funds to fight virus in meat plants might not move for months: feds

Details about who will have access to the federal funds and requirements are still being worked out.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
May 6, 2020  

Feds earmarking $77M to keep food processing industry safe

Union argues it’s still not safe inside the facilities that had coronovirus outbreaks and more needs to be done.

News Food & Beverage Government Manufacturing Economy General
May 5, 2020  

Feds to unveil emergency aid for agri-food sector hit hard by COVID-19

Farmers are making decisions about whether to plant crops, culling livestock because of reduced meat processing capacity.

News Food & Beverage Government Manufacturing Economy General
April 27, 2020  

Ottawa announces $62.5M aid for fish and seafood sector

Earmarked for PPE and to help fish and seafood companies adapt their plants to comply with health directives.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
April 23, 2020  

Alberta investigating virus outbreaks at two beef processing plants

Probes are looking at the circumstances surrounding potential exposure of workers.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
April 21, 2020  

Virus forces Cargill meat packing plant to pause production

High River facility linked to more than 350 cases of the novel coronavirus.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
April 14, 2020  

Union ‘deeply troubled’ by lack of COVID-19 protection at meat plant

Demanding a two-week closure to assess safety and guaranteed full compensation for the plant’s approximately 2,000 workers.

News General
June 6, 2018  

HSBC and ING execute successful blockchain transaction

Letter of Credit transaction facilitated bulk shipment of soybeans for Cargill.