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LQA&E Training Locations

All youth participating as a State Fair 4-H livestock exhibitor in beef, dairy, sheep, swine, poultry, rabbit, meat and dairy goat, and llama must have completed the Livestock Quality Assurance and Ethics workshop. Certification is good for three fair seasons.

Because we anticipate few participants in this year’s training, our county program will encourage any members that wish to receive the training to attend in neighboring counties.

  •  Beltrami County -- Saturday, March 4 in Bemidji, 8 a.m.-Noon at the Evangelical Covenant Church  Registration required by e-mailing Ann-Marie at or calling Beltrami Extension office at 218-444-5722. There is a $5 out of county participant fee. This training is open to youth in grades K to 12th. Parents are required to stay with Cloverbuds (K-2).
  • St. Louis County -- Saturday, April 1 in Cotton, 8:30-12:30 at Cotton Town Hall. Registration is required:  Go to  by e-mailing Nicole Kudrle at or calling theNorth St. Louis Extension office at 218-749-7120. There is a $5 fee for out of county participants. This training is open to youth in grades 3 to 12th. 
  •  Itasca County -- Thursday, May 5 in Grand Rapids, 6:00- 9pm at the Itasca County Courthouse. Registration is required by e-mailing Rebecca Rasume at or calling the Itasca Extension office at 218-327-7486. There is a $5 fee for out of county participants. This training is open to youth in grades 3 to 12th. 

Please plan to attend one of these events, if you need to receive the training this year. For more information registering for a specific training date and other locations can be found here  Or if you want to check on your LQA&E status, contact Stacy at 324-2709 or


Stacy Hall
County 4-H Program Coordinator
(218) 285-0962

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St. Louis County LQA&E Training

April 1, 2017

8:30am - 12:30pm

Cotton Town Hall, Cotton

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Itasca County LQA&E Training

May 4, 2017

6:00pm - 9:00pm

UMN Extension Regional Office, 1861 E US Hwy 169, Grand Rapids

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Beltrami County LQA&E Training

March 4, 2017

8:00am - 12:00pm

Evangelical Covenant Church, Bemidji

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