Youth for the Quality Care of Animals (YQCA) In-Person Training June 8; Or Complete Online by June 15

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4-H/FFA members enrolled in any of the following animal projects need to complete Youth for the Quality Care of Animals (YQCA) training: beef, dairy cattle, goat, poultry, rabbit, sheep and swine. The deadline to complete YQCA and submit certificates of completion is June 15. In Lancaster County, youth ages 8–18 may choose one of two options to complete their YQCA requirements:

• Complete online training at Cost is $12. For directions and more information, visit

• Attend an in-person training held Thursday, May 25 or Thursday, June 8, 6–7 p.m. at the Nebraska Extension in Lancaster County conference rooms, 444 Cherrycreek Rd., Suite A, Lincoln. To sign up for in-person trainings, you must go to before the training. The training will cost $3 payable by credit or debit card on the website. We cannot take payments in person, all families must register and pay online. You must sign in as proof of attendance — certificates will be available online.

Send completed certificates to or Nebraska Extension in Lancaster County, 444 Cherrycreek Rd., Ste. A, Lincoln, NE 68528. If you have further questions, contact the Extension office at 402-441-7180 or