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David J. Climenhaga | This could have a bigger impact on the Alberta cattle trade than the packinghouse problems because XL's owner is so horizontally extended into feedlots, ranches, auction services and cattle financing.
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David J. Climenhaga | Major food processing companies, whatever their legal ownership structure may be, are public institutions that need to increase their transparency and accountability.
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David J. Climenhaga | On the face of it, if there isn't any more information forthcoming, owning XL Foods would appear not to have been a resounding success for the company's owners.
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David J. Climenhaga | It is within the realm of possibility liabilities associated with the contamination and product recall at XL Foods in Alberta may exceed the value of the plant.