Steer & Heifer

A large part of the beef industry’s job involves making sure that beef is safe and wholesome for consumers. As a producer, you can help maintain the standard by becoming BQA certified.

2011 National Quality Audit

The National Beef Quality Audit (NBQA) is a comprehensive survey that evaluates beef industry efforts to improve beef quality. Conducted every five years since 1991, the checkoff-funded Audit assesses progress the industry makes on a variety of production issues that ultimately affect consumer demand for beef. 

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2005 National Beef Quality Audit


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2000 National Beef Quality Audit


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1995 National Beef Quality Audit


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1991 National Beef Quality Audit


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