Free Beef Quality Assurance Training Scheduled July 29 in Overton
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Free Beef Quality Assurance Training Scheduled July 29 in Overton

Fort Worth, Texas – Beef producers can get free training to help them become more competitive in the industry by attending a Texas Beef Quality Producer (TBQP) program in Overton, Texas, July 29at the Texas A&M AgriLife Research and Extension Center in Overton.

The program will begin at 10:00 a.m., and a complimentary lunch will be served.

The training program covers Beef Quality Assurance (BQA) principles, industry updates, record keeping, environmental stewardship and proper management practices associated with genetic selection, cattle handling, culling, vaccination, drug use and more.

Participants should RSVP by calling (800) 242-7820 ext. 192, or email rsvp@tscra.org.

The TBQP program is a collaborative effort of TSCRA, Texas Beef Council (TBC) and Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service.

The Texas Beef Quality Producer Program is sponsored by Zoetis.

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TSCRA is a 137-year-old trade association and is the largest and oldest livestock organization based in Texas. TSCRA has more than 16,000 beef cattle operations, ranching families and businesses as members. These members represent approximately 50,000 individuals directly involved in ranching and beef production who manage 4 million head of cattle on 76 million acres of range and pasture land primarily in Texas and Oklahoma, but throughout the Southwest.

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