Upcoming Events

Beef Quality Assurance

Beef Quality Assurance

July 19th—9 am-2 pm

Frisco City Stockyard, 20 Houston Street, Frisco City, AL

Contact Kelly Palmer, ridleka@auburn.edu or call 261-937-7176 to register

Increasing consumer confidence in the beef industry. Hands-on training, come ready to get dirty!

Beef Quality Assurance (BQA) is a nationally coordinated, state implemented program that provides education and training for cattle producers about good animal husbandry and management. Topics covered include: recordkeeping methods, 7 quality checks, safe animal handling and hauling and proper administration of animal health products. After the training, a short exam will be given allowing producers to become BQA certified. Certificates are valid for 3 years.

This meeting is FREE. Lunch will be provided and is

sponsored by the Monroe County Cattleman’s Association.