Upcoming Events 

BQA Level 1 & Level 2 - Penn State Ag Progress Days

When: Wednesday, August 14, 2019

Where: Penn State Ag Progress Days, Special Events Building- at the top of Main Street 

Time: 5 PM - 7 PM

Please RSVP to Courtney Gray at cgray@pabeef.org or 814-623-2839


BQA Level 1 & Level 2 - Snyder County

When: September 5, 2019 

Where: Middleburg Livestock Auction 

             6592 US 522 

              Middleburg, PA 17842

Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Please RSVP to Courtney Gray, cgray@pabeef.org or 814-623-2839

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BQA Chute-Side - Clearfield County 

When: September 17, 2019

Where: 1404 Bloomington Glen Richey HWY

             Olanta, PA 16863

Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

to RSVP please contact Courtney Gray at 814-623-2839 or cgray@pabeef.org 

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BQA Chute Side - Berks Southeast Cattlemen's Field Day

When: Saturday, September 28, 2019

Where: Mountain Springs Arena 

            3450 Mountain Rd. 
            Hamburg, PA 19526

Time: 9:00 AM - Lunch 

Please RSVP to Courtney Gray - cgray@pabeef.org or 814-623-2839

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BQA Level 1 & Level 2 - Carlisle Livestock Auction

When: Thursday, October 10, 2019 

Where: Carlisle Livestock Market

             548 Alexander Spring Rd. 

             Carlisle, PA 17015

Time: 6:30 - 8:30 PM 

Please RSVP to Courtney Gray - cgray@pabeef.org or 814-623-2839


BQA Transportation Training 

When: Tuesday, October 15, 2019 

Where: Lancaster Farm and Home Center 

            1383 Arcadia Rd. 

             Lancaster, PA 17601

Time: 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM 

RSVP to Courtney Gray, cgray@pabeef.org or 814-623-2839

BQA Level 1 & Level 2 Training - 84 Auction Market 

When: Wednesday, October 23, 2019 

Where: 84 Livestock Auction 

             1522 Rt. 136 

              Washington, PA 15301

Time: 6:30 - 8:30 PM

Please RSVP to Courtney Gray - cgray@pabeef.org or 814-623-2839

BQA Level 1 & Level 2 - Dauphin County

When: Thursday, November 7, 2019

Where: Dauphin County Extension Office

             1451 Peters Mountain Rd. 

             Dauphin, PA 17018

Time: 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Please RSVP to Courtney Gray at cgray@pabeef.org or 814-623-2839


PA Beef Producers Working Group- Ag Progress Day Tours

During this year’s Ag Progress Days, a free tour titled “Why Do We Finish Cattle On Corn-Based Diets?” will showcase the benefits and sustainability of steers fed grain-based diets for beef production. Participants will have the opportunity to observe cattle in a feedlot that have been fed grain-based diets and ask Penn State Extension experts, staff from the PA Beef Council, and Pennsylvania cattle buyers questions about nutrition, feed efficiency, and more. 

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Penn State Extension Beef Cattle Short Course 

When: Tuesday, October 22, 2019 - Wednesday, October 23, 2019 

Where: Snider Ag Arena

            800 E. Park Avenue

            State College, PA 16801

Time: 7:30 AM - 4:00 PM both days 

Registration Deadline: October 15, 2019 

Hosted by Penn State Extension and the PA Beef Producers Working Group 

Penn State Extension - Soybean Management Workshop 

Where: Thiele Dairy - 753 N. Pike Rd. Cabot, PA 16023

When: September 4, 2019

Time: 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM

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