(ATLANTIC) The Iowa Pork Producers Association (IPPA) is partnering with the Iowa Pork Industry Center and Iowa State University Extension and Outreach to offer free Pork Quality Assurance Plus® (PQA Plus®) and Transport Quality Assurance® (TQA®) programs for Iowa pork producers.
These training sessions will be offered in each of the eight IPPA districts throughout the summer. All district locations offer TQA from 12:30 p.m. to 3 p.m. and PQA Plus from 3:15 p.m. to 6 p.m. All sessions are sponsored by IPPA and the Pork Checkoff. Producers are encouraged to pre-register to allow adequate space and materials. To pre-register or for more information, contact IPPA at (515) 225-7675 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
In southwest Iowa, training sessions will be held at the Cass County Community Center on June 20th and the Guthrie County Extension Office on June 25th.