Nominate someone for the Farmer of the Year award

Every fall, we give the Farmer of the Year award to a producer or someone who's done a lot for Yukon agriculture.

Eligibility

You can nominate 1 person or a group of people.

  • An individual farmer
  • A farm family
  • An agri-food producer and processor
  • A farming advocate

Deadline

All nominations must be received by 12 p.m. on Wednesday, October 30, 2019.

Submit your nomination

  1. Write your nomination. Include a brief explanation of why the candidate deserves the award.
  2. Submit your nomination to Agriculture Branch.
    In person: Room 320 in the Elijah Smith Building, 300 Main Street in Whitehorse. Our office hours are Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    Email: agriculture@gov.yk.ca
    Mail:
    Government of Yukon
    Agriculture Branch (K-320A)
    Box 2703
    Whitehorse, Yukon Y1A 2C6

Receiving the award

We will present the award at the North of 60° Agriculture Banquet on the evening of Saturday, November 2, 2019.