YQCA Workshop

YQCA Workshop

photo 2WHAT: Youth for the Quality Care of Animals (YQCA) Workshop

In the past called Meat Animal Quality Assurance (MAQA)

WHEN: Thursday, April 19th, 5:30-8:30pm

WHERE: Ashland High School, Ashland, WI

WHO: 8 to 19 year olds

See the state WI Youth Livestock Program website for more info.

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 year the topics are –

Animal Well-being

  •    Components of Feed
  •    Feed Tags
  •    Animal Handling

Food Safety

  •    Providing Quality Feed
  •    Storing and Handling Feed
  •    Water & Water Quality

Life Skills

  •    Youth Leadership & Service
  •    Being a role model
  •    Sharing the Story

Dan Demonstrating