Yukon Agricultural Association Blog

Thursday, January 25, 2018

Keeping Your Flocks Healthy

On Saturday, February 24th, 2018 (8.30am to 4.30pm) at the Westmark Hotel, YAA is hosting a day-long workshop about the care and management of healthy sheep and goats. BC veterinarians Dr Glenna McGregor and Dr Helen Schwantje will be leading sessions on topics such as: nutrition basics, biosecurity, disease and parasite management, as well as wild and domestic sheep interactions. In addition, Yukon's Chief Veterinarian Dr Mary VanderKop will be reviewing Yukon government programs relating to sheep and goats. Doors open at 8.30am with the workshop starting at 8.45am. Lunch and refreshments will be served. Hand-outs will be provided. For those people who cannot make it to Whitehorse, you can watch the day's events on these two YouTube channels:

Morning session link:
Afternoon session link:

To register, please contact the YAA office at 867-668-6864 or email office@yukonag.ca. 



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