Recently, Schmidt Herefords completed a Beef Quality Assurance (BQA) Certification & Secure Beef Supply Plan. After completing the educational program, certificates are mailed to participants from the Minnesota Beef Council. Cattlemen and women are now required to have a BQA Certificate before certain processors will consider buying their beef.
Southeast Minnesota’s economy continues to grow, with an increasing need for workers to fill jobs. Southeast Minnesota Together is convening conversations to address the worker shortage and support the collective well-being of communities in the region.