A local YQCA (Youth for the Quality Care of Animals) training will be offered Thursday, June 13, from 10 a.m. to Noon at the Virginia Tech Northern Piedmont Center. The training is open to youth from all animal project areas and will certify participants for the State Fair of Virginia in 2019. Participants must attend the full two hours of the training.
Registration is a two-part process! First, CLICK HERE to register for a coupon code so you receive the training for free. Second, you will receive an email from Katie in the Madison Extension Office who will provide a coupon code to be used on the YQCA site.
For more information about YQCA, its purpose, the rules for showing livestock at the State Fair, etc., please visit https://ext.vt.edu/4h-youth/youth-livestock/yqca.html.
If you need another "meeting" for attendance purposes to be eligible to show with your club at the Orange County Fair, attendance at YQCA will count, but you must complete the registration as listed above. If you have any questions, please contact the Extension office at 672-1361.