Upcoming BQA Trainings

DONNELLSON, IA TUESDAY, OCTOBER 26TH, 2021 |  6:00 PM - 8:00 PM BQA 
Pilot Grove Community Center 
506 N Main St. 
Donnellson, IA 52625 

Contact: Region 6 Educator - Patrick Wall, ISU Beef Specialist  
*Due to Covid restrictions, pre-registration is required and attendance may be limited for some sessions. Masks will be required and social distancing will be implemented. 


CARROLL, IA FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 12TH, 2021 |  8:30 AM - 10:30 AM BQA 
Carroll County Extension Office 
1205 West US Hwy 30, Suite G 
Maquoketa, IA 52060 

For more information: Please pre-register by calling Carroll Co. Extension Office at 712.792.2364 or emailing [email protected]

Contact: Region 4 Educator - Erika Lundy, ISU Beef Specialist  

*Due to Covid restrictions, pre-registration is required and attendance may be limited for some sessions. Masks will be required and social distancing will be implemented.  


MAQUOKETA, IA THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 18TH, 2021 |  6:00 PM DINNER | 6:30 PM BQA 
AmericInn Hotel 
1910 Nairn Dr. 
Maquoketa, IA 52060 

For more information: Please pre-register by calling Maquoketa State Bank at 563.652.2491 x4148 

Contact: Region 3 Educator - Denise Schwab, ISU Beef Specialist  

Sponsored by Maquoketa State Bank and Jackson County Cattlemen. 

*Due to Covid restrictions, pre-registration is required and attendance may be limited for some sessions. Masks will be required and social distancing will be implemented.  


ROCKWELL CITY, IA MONDAY, NOVEMBER 22ND, 2021 |  1:00 PM - 3:00 PM BQA  
Calhoun County Extension Office 
325 Court St.  
Rockwell City, IA 50579 

 For more information: Please pre-register by calling Calhoun County Extension Office at 712.297.8611 by November 18th.

 Contact: Region 1 Educator - Beth Doran, ISU Beef Specialist  

 Sponsored by ISU Extension and Outreach Calhoun County 

 *Due to Covid restrictions, pre-registration is required and attendance may be limited for some sessions. Masks will be required and social distancing will be implemented.  


RED OAK, IA MONDAY, NOVEMBER 22ND, 2021 |  7:00 PM - 9:00 PM BQA  
Montgomery County Fairgrounds - Gold Fair Building 
1809 N 4th St.  
Red Oak, IA 51566 

For more information: Please pre-register by calling Montgomery County Extension Office at 712.623.2592 or emailing [email protected] 

Contact: Region 4 Educator - Erika Lundy, ISU Beef Specialist  

*Due to Covid restrictions, pre-registration is required and attendance may be limited for some sessions. Masks will be required and social distancing will be implemented.   


MANCHESTER, IA TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 30TH, 2021 |  5:30 PM |  6:30 PM BQA  
National Farmers Livestock Marketing Center 
1624 220th St. 
Manchester, IA 52057 

For more information: Please pre-register by November 25th by texting or calling Kim Lynch at 563.599.6589. 

Contact: Region 3 Educator - Denise Schwab, ISU Beef Specialist  

Sponsored by Iowa NFO, and National Farmers Livestock Marketing Center.  

*Due to Covid restrictions, preregistration is REQUIRED and attendance may be limited for some sessions. Masks may be required and we ask participants to socially distance.  


VICTOR, IA THURSDAY, DECEMBER 2ND, 2021 |  6:00 PM - 8:00 PM BQA  
Victor Legion Hall 
601 3rd St.  
Victor, IA 52347 

For more information: Please pre-register by contacting Pat Wall at [email protected] 

Contact: Region 6 Educator - Patrick Wall, ISU Beef Specialist  

Sponsored by Iowa County Cattlemen 

*Due to Covid restrictions, pre-registration is required and attendance may be limited for some sessions. Masks will be required and social distancing will be implemented.  


ARLINGTON, IA MONDAY, DECEMBER 6TH, 2021 |  6:00 PM RIBEYE STEAK DINNER | BQA  
Arlington Community Center 
853 Main St.  
Arlington, IA 50606 

*Guest speaker Dr. Drew Shain, Purina Animal Nutrition, will speak on mineral nutrition and financial impacts of a mineral program.  

For more information: Please pre-register by calling Mike Kirby at 563.419.9522. 

Contact: Region 3 Educator - Denise Schwab, ISU Beef Specialist  

Sponsored by Viafield and Purina.  

*Due to Covid restrictions, preregistration is REQUIRED and attendance may be limited for some sessions. Masks may be required and we ask participants to socially distance.  


ATLANTIC, IA MONDAY, DECEMBER 6TH, 2021 |  6:00 DINNER | 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM BQA  
Cass County Community Center 
805 W 10th St.  
Atlantic, IA 50022 

For more information: Please pre-register by calling Cass County Extension Office at 712.243.1132 or emailing [email protected] 

Contact: Region 4 Educator - Erika Lundy, ISU Beef Specialist  

*Due to Covid restrictions, preregistration is REQUIRED and attendance may be limited for some sessions. Masks may be required and we ask participants to socially distance.  


ARCHER, IA TUESDAY, DECEMBER 7TH, 2021 |  10:00 AM - 12:00 NOON BQA  
Archer Co-op Grain Company 
5268 370th St. 
Archer, IA 51231 

For more information: Please pre-register by calling O'Brien County Extension Office at 712.957.5045 by December 3rd. 

Contact: Region 1 Educator - Beth Doran, ISU Beef Specialist  

Sponsored by Archer Co-op Grain Co. No cost to attend. Walk-ins not allowed and face masks encouraged.  


LEMARS, IA TUESDAY, DECEMBER 9TH, 2021 |  10:00 AM - 12:00 NOON BQA  
Lower Level, LeMars Convention Center 
251 12th St. SE 
LeMars, IA 51031 

For more information: Please pre-register by calling Plymouth County Extension Office at 712.957.5045 by December 7th. 

Contact: Region 1 Educator - Beth Doran, ISU Beef Specialist  

Sponsored by ISU Extension and Outreach Plymouth County. No cost to attend. Walk-ins not allowed and face masks encouraged.  


STORM LAKE, IA MONDAY, DECEMBER 13TH, 2021 |  10:00 AM - 12:00 NOON BQA  
Buena Vista County Extension Office 
824 Flindt 
Storm Lake, IA 50588 

For more information: Please pre-register by December 10th by calling the Buena Vista County Extension Office at 712.732.5056.

Contact: Region 1 Educator - Beth Doran, ISU Beef Specialist  

Sponsored by ISU Extension and Outreach Buena Vista County.  No cost to attend. Walk-ins not allowed and face masks encouraged.