BQA certification meetings set for Nebraska
November 12, 2010
Three Beef Quality Assurance (BQA) certification meetings have been scheduled in Nebraska. BQA beef usually brings a premium at the markets of $1.50-$2/cwt. Consumers appreciate BQA products
Meeting dates are:
• Dec. 2 – 1 p.m., Courthouse, Harrison, NE; 308-668-2428
• Dec. 14 – 6 p.m., UNL Extension, Chadron, NE; 308-432-3373
• Jan. 5 – 3 p.m. Gordon Livestock, Gordon, NE; 308-237-2312
Instructor is Scott Cotton, UNL Extension. Course fee is $3. Certification for BQA (Three-year length) is additional $15. Please register four days before the session, at the numbers provided above, so enough materials can be provided.