Pork Quality Assurance Workshop
Date: May 5, 2018
Time: 1 p.m.
Location: Ionia MSU Extension, 50 E Sprague Rd., Ionia, MI 48846
Contact: Haley McLean, firstname.lastname@example.org, 616-527-5357; Betty Jo Krosnicki, email@example.com, 810-648-2515
PQA is an educational session used to educate youth livestock producers involved in the care of swine projects for fair to ensure a safe, consistent, and wholesome consumer product. The concepts of this training can be applied to any livestock species.
Youth completing PQA training will receive certification from National Pork Board. Certification will be: 1-year certification 9-11 year olds; up to 3-years for 12-14 year olds; up to 3-years for 15-18 year olds; and 1-year for 19 year olds.
Certification is required for Ionia Free Fair swine exhibitors.
WHO SHOULD ATTEND:
Youth swine exhibitors ages 8-19