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Youth for the Quality Care of Animals (YQCA) is a national multi-species quality assurance program for youth ages 8 to 21 with a focus on three core pillars: food safety, animal well-being, and character development.

This training is required for all 4-H members who plan to show at this years 4-H shows in the following species: dairy cattle, beef cattle, swine, sheep and goats.

This is an in person training.  There is a $3 fee.

At registration: Select Training Site IVCC,  Instructor Anne Scheel

YQCA training is available online as well. 



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