Economy of Area

Mosaic Potash Mine

The Mosaic Potash mine is located north of Young and employs a large number of the residents.
Young serves a diverse agricultural base, with crops including red spring wheat, barley, flax, canola, mustard, oats, lentils and peas.

There are a number of livestock producers in the area. The livestock enterprises vary from those utilizing areas of pasture and marginal land to intensive dairy and hog operations.