2022 PQA Plus Advisor Training Dates

Training Date:           June 23, 2022

Training Location:    Mankato

Minnesota Pork and UM Extension will host a Pork Quality Assurance Plus (PQA+) 5.0 Advisor training on Thursday, June 23, from 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. at the Minnesota Pork Office, 151 St Andrews Court Suite 810, Mankato, MN 56001.

First time Pork Quality Assurance Plus Advisors are invited to attend training on teaching version 5.0 of the PQA+ certification program and performing site assessments.

All current vs 4.0 Advisors expire in August 2022.  Current PQA+ Advisors will be set up for online recertification which must be completed by August 31, 2022.

A certified PQA+ Advisor is a veterinarian, an Extension specialist, or an ag educator with a Bachelor of Science degree. It also could be someone with the equivalent of a degree in animal science or a related field, who has two years of recent, documentable swine production experience.

To register, contact Colleen Carey at colleen@mnpork.com or call 507-345-8814.

 

Training Date:           July 26, 2022

Training Location:    Marshall

Minnesota Pork and UM Extension will host a Pork Quality Assurance Plus (PQA+) 5.0 Advisor training on Tuesday, July 16, from 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. at the AmericInn, 1406 E Lyon Street, Marshall, MN 56258

First time Pork Quality Assurance Plus Advisors are invited to attend training on teaching version 5.0 of the PQA+ certification program and performing site assessments.

All current vs 4.0 Advisors expire in August 2022.  Current PQA+ Advisors will be set up for online recertification which must be completed by August 31, 2022.

A certified PQA+ Advisor is a veterinarian, an Extension specialist, or an ag educator with a Bachelor of Science degree. It also could be someone with the equivalent of a degree in animal science or a related field, who has two years of recent, documentable swine production experience.

To register, contact Colleen Carey at colleen@mnpork.com or call 507-345-8814.

 

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