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.
Elijah Smith Building,
300 Main Street, Whitehorse
Toll Free: 1.800.661.0408 ext. 5838