The Iowa Pork Industry Center and Iowa State University Extension will provide training for pork producers and others seeking certification in the Pork Quality Assurance Plus program. A certification session has been set for June 23 in Adair County.

Adair County Ag Administrative Assistant Kathy Rohrig said the session will be held at the Adair County Extension office, 202 S. 1st St., Suite B in Greenfield, Iowa and will be taught by ISU Extension swine field specialist Jerry Weiss.

“The PQAPlus session is set for 7 to 9 p.m.,” she said. “Anyone who plans to attend should let us know as soon as possible to ensure that we have adequate materials for everyone.”

Cost for this certification program is $25 per person and is payable at the door. To preregister, contact the Adair County Extension Office at (800) 478-3399 or (641) 743-8412, or call Weiss at (712) 335-3103.

Learn more about PQAPlus.