VAN WERT — Quality Assurance is a state required training program for any 4-H or FFA member who is exhibiting livestock at the junior fair (excluding rabbits).

The Ohio State University Extension is hosting the final QA in 2014 at the Van Wert County Fairgrounds on Thursday, April 24, starting at 6:30 p.m. until approximately 8 p.m.

Members should start stations no later than 7 p.m. in order to complete. For members eligible for test out, it will be offered starting at 5:30 p.m. at the Jr. Fair Building. Members must register at the Jr. Fair Building upon arrival the day of the event. Further instructions will be provided at this time.

For a list of regional quality assurance dates or for questions please contact The Ohio State University Extension at (419) 238-1214 or email Heather Gottke at