PQA Plus® and TQA® Certification Classes

March 2024

Tuesday, March 5 – Mankato, Minn.
Minnesota Pork Office – 151 St. Andrews Ct., Ste 810, Mankato, Minnesota 56001
PQA+  9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
TQA    1:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Please contact the Minnesota Pork Office to register and reserve your seat : 507-345-8814 or email colleen@mnpork.com.

June 2024

Tuesday, June 12 – Lafayette, Minn.
Lafayette Community Center, 540 7th St, Lafayette, MN 56054
PQA+  9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
TQA    1:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Please contact the Minnesota Pork Office to register and reserve your seat : 507-345-8814 or email colleen@mnpork.com.

August 2024

Tuesday, August 13 – Morris, Minn.
UM West Central Research & Outreach Center (WCROC), 46352 State Hwy 329, Morris, MN 56267
PQA+  9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
TQA    1:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Please contact the Minnesota Pork Office to register and reserve your seat : 507-345-8814 or email colleen@mnpork.com.

November 2024

Tuesday, November 5 – Mankato, Minn.
Minnesota Pork Office – 151 St. Andrews Ct., Ste 810, Mankato, Minnesota
PQA+  9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
TQA    1:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Please contact the Minnesota Pork Office to register and reserve your seat : 507-345-8814 or email colleen@mnpork.com.

December 2024

Tuesday, December 17 – Preston, Minn.
Fillmore County Office Building, Room 108, 902 Houston St NW, Preston, MN 55965
PQA+  9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
TQA    1:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Please contact the Minnesota Pork Office to register and reserve your seat : 507-345-8814 or email colleen@mnpork.com.

If you need to renew your PQA or TQA certification and a date listed above does not accommodate your schedule, or if your farm has a large group of employees needing certification, please contact Colleen Carey at the Minnesota Pork Board office at (507) 345-8814 or colleen@mnpork.com to schedule an alternative time for a training.

PQA trainings are also available in online courses. Contact the Minnesota Pork Board office for further information.

To check your PQA Plus® and TQA® status call the Pork Checkoff Service Center at 1-800-456-7675.

Follow this link to locate a PQA Plus Advisor 

Follow this link to locate a TQA Advisor 

Classes are provided  by the Minnesota Pork Board and the University of Minnesota Swine Extension

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