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Agriculture

Mobile Abattoir Slaughter Service

This fall, the Rudge family's Tum Tum's Black Gilt Meats (Graham, Simone, & Tom) will be providing professional slaughter service in the Yukon Mobile Abattoir. Slaughter through the facility allows inspected red meat to be sold at the retail level in the Yukon market place. Be sure to visit their website for current costs and special offers.

For more information:


Poultry Health Handbook

The Poultry Health Handbook  1.5 MB developed by Yukon Animal Health Program is now available. The handbook is targeted to Yukon farmers, and outlines biosecurity practices, health tips, food safety, good slaughter practices and diseases related to poultry.


PED in Canada

Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea (PED) has affected pig farms in the USA since spring 2013. The first PED case in Canada was found on a pig farm in Ontario on January 22, 2014. 

Contact Us:

Room 320,
Elijah Smith Building,
300 Main Street, Whitehorse

Phone: 867.667.5838
Toll Free: 1.800.661.0408 ext. 5838
Fax: 867.393.6222
Email: agriculture@gov.yk.ca