Upcoming BQA Certification Meetings:
12/02/14 Plymouth County Extension (lower level), LaMars, IA 9:30 - 11:30 a.m.
12/02/14 Lohff Schuman Memorial Community Center, 301 Lohff Schuman Drive, Holstein, IA 2:00 - 4:00 p.m.
12/02/14 Palo Alto Extension Office, 1106 Main, Emmetsburg, IA 7:00-9:00 p.m.
12/04/14 Durant Community Center, 605 5th St, Durant, IA 6:30-9:00 p.m.
For more information please contact email@example.com or call the office 515-296-2305.
Iowa Beef Quality Assurance Program
2014 BQA Awards Applications
2014 Iowa BQA Award Application
2014 Iowa BQA Marketer Application
2014 Iowa BQA Dairy Application
Resources for Producers
BQA Feedyard Assessment
Tyson FarmCheckTM Program Requirements
Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs):
Daily Observation Log
Additional BQA Resources
BQA Recertification Quiz - Contact us for more details
Guidelines for the Care & Handling of Cattle (PDF)
Past Iowa BQA Award winners:
- 2013 n/a
- 2012 Awards -
- Iowa BQA Award is awarded to Gregory Feedlots - Tabor, IA
- 2012 Iowa Marketer Award is awarded to Knoxville Regional Livestock Market - Knoxville, IA
- 2011 Iowa BQA Award is awarded to Couser Cattle Company, Nevada, IA - News Release
- 2010 Iowa BQA Award is awarded to Morris Larson, Spencer Livestock Sales, Spencer, IA - News Release