Nebraska Beef Quality Assurance The Right Way is the Only Way! That's the BQA Way!

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Beef Quality Assurance is a nationally coordinated, state implemented program that provides systematic information to U.S. beef producers and beef consumers of how common sense husbandry techniques can be coupled with accepted scientific knowledge to raise cattle under optimum management and environmental conditions.

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Apr 6 2021

Why Should You Become BQA Certified?

Our previous article gave a quick overview of the importance and history of the Beef Quality Assurance (BQA) program. This article discusses what the BQA program has done to benefit the industry, and why it is important for producers to implement its guidelines on their operations.
Mar 15 2021

March Nebraska BQA Update with Nebraska Cattlemen

Hear from Nebraska Beef Quality Assurance (NBQA) Director, Jesse Fulton, as he provides an update to the Nebraska Cattlemen's Producer Education Webinar on March 9, 2021.
Mar 12 2021

BQA Tailgate Talk

Hear from the Director of Nebraska Beef Quality Assurance, Jesse Fulton, on the importance of BQA Certification.
Mar 2 2021

NE BQA Announces New Director

Introducing the newest face in Nebraska Extension, Jesse Fulton, M.S. the new Director of Nebraska Beef Quality Assurance.
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BQA concerns itself with practices throughout the production process, mainly dealing with animal health, food safety and product quality. No matter what the segment, from the cow-calf producer to the dinner plate, each step affects quality as well as the eating satisfaction of consumer.

BQA works with veterinarians and extension educators to conduct trainings for feedlots, livestock auction markets, anybody who handles cattle frequently. We train people and keep them updated on latest animal health issues, products, and practices.