JANUARY 2021

Minister Pillai (responsible for agriculture), representatives from Wildlife Branch, and the acting director of agriculture joined the board meeting to review new updates about the management of elk herds in the territory, especially those in the Takhini Valley The...

DECEMBER 2020

Welcome Cathy Stannard! Cathy was elected to the board at the November 2020 AGM. She starts a two-year term. YAA has been working with consultant Wendy Morrison of YZED Projects to prepare for YAA’s new Transfer Payment Agreement. Thank you to NGO Training Fund...

Note from Ag Branch: Procurement Standing Offer Agreements

Dear Yukon Food Producers, The Government of Yukon has recently put out an invitational tender to retail and wholesale grocery suppliers for bids on a 3-5 year Standing Offer Agreement (SOA) for the supply and delivery of Yukon food and food products to the Yukon...

Fuel Tax Exemptions for Yukon Farmers

At YAA’s request, Agriculture Branch and Finance Department have compiled an information sheet about two fuel tax exemptionsavailable to Yukon farmers – one is territorial and one is federal. The info sheet includes links to application forms for the Fuel...

NOVEMBER 2020

YAA held its 2020 Annual General Meeting on Friday, November 6th All materials associated with the AGM are posted in the ABOUT (Governance and AGMs) section of this website, including: draft minutes: AGM reports, materials and presentations; resolution to amend the...