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Swine course offerings

Swine barn exterior

PQA+ and TQA certification

  • Pork Quality Assurance Plus (PQA+) provides improved animal well-being and relevant food safety standards to ensure producers can  continuously improve pig well being.
  • Transport Quality Assurance (TQA) helps swine transporters, producers and handlers understand how to handle, move and transport pigs.

Piglets nursing.


SowBridge is for people involved in managing or caring for sows, their litters and boars.

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