Pork producers and livestock transporters can earn their certifications for Pork Quality Assurance Plus (PQA Plus) and Transport Quality Assurance (TQA) at free trainings on Oct. 24 in Mankato, Minn. at the Minnesota Pork Board Office, 151 St. Andrews Court, Suite 810.

The PQA Plus training will be from 10 a.m. to noon and the TQA training will be from 1-3:30 p.m.

To assure adequate seating and materials, preregistration is strongly encouraged. To preregister, telephone the Minnesota Pork Board office at (800) 537-7675 or email colleen@mnpork.com. When preregistering, provide your name, address, telephone number and email, if available