Upcoming Beef Quality Assurance Events 


In-person learning opportunities are an essential component of the NY BQA program's success. Attendees have an opportunity to learn not only from industry professionals but each other. 

Upcoming In-Person Training

March 20, 2020, 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Finger Lakes Livestock Exchange

A BQA lecture and chute side training will be held at Finger Lakes Livestock Exchange, 3865 NY-5, Canandaigua, NY

Cost- $15.00 per person, $25.00 per farm 

RSVP/MORE INFORMATION- by March 13th, Allison Thomas, 585-394-1515, flle83@yahoo.com 

April 04, 2020, 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Tucker’s Black Angus Ranch

A BQA lecture and chute side training will be held at Tucker’s Black Angus Ranch, 299 Hazen Rd North Lawrence, NY

Cost: $15.00 per person, $25.00 per farm 

RSVP/ MORE INFOMRATION: Jessica, 518-483-7403, Franklin.cce.edu

In-person training opportunities are hosted by your local Cornell Cooperative Extension. to receive email notifications of BQA trainings near you visit https://blogs.cornell.edu/beefcattle/ and subscribe. 

IF YOU DO NOT SEE A TRAINING IN YOUR AREA AND ARE INTERESTED IN HOSTING A BQA CERTIFICATION OPPORTUNITY CONTACT MIKE BAKER, MJB28@CORNELL.EDU, 607-255-5923

BQA Online Certification is always available at https://www.bqa.org/certification/online-certification