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Maple Leaf Foods Media Statement

An arrest has been made and charges laid against an employee of Maple Leaf Foods
by Waterloo Regional Police in regards to three product tampering incidents that
occurred at the Company’s Courtland Avenue plant in Kitchener, Ontario in late
2006. The police have issued a statement on this matter. We are pleased with the
police investigation and the ongoing support of our employees at the plant. As this
matter is a legal matter before the courts we have no further comment. Further
questions should be directed to:

Inspector Bryan Larkin,
Executive Officer
(519) 653-7700 ext. 8713

Mr. Olaf Heinzel,
Public Affairs
(519) 653-7700 ext. 8773