Quality Assurance Dates for 2024

In person county wide Quality Assurance dates for 2024.


  • May 19th at 2 pm
  • June 4th at 7 pm
  • July 2nd at 6 pm - This is an Emergency QA and will cost $20 per person

We will NOT be offering virtual Quality Assurance in 2024 all dates will be in person at the fairgrounds. 

Quality Assurance is an Ohio Department of Agriculture (ODA) requirement for all youth in Ohio to participate in their county fair when they take livestock. You will not be able to show your animal at the fair unless you particiapte in QA. Quality Assurance is required for all breeding and market projects for poultry, rabbits, beef, dairy, dairy beef, swine, goats, and sheep.

Quality Assurance Test Out

As an option youth ages 15 -18 years old can test out of their annual Quality Assurance Program. Youth ages 15 -18 who pass the QA test can test out of their annual QA program permanently. The youth member has the choice of taking either the Large Animal or Small Animal test if he/she has projects in either area. Yough will only be allowed one chance to take the exam. Any yough who does not pass the test the first time, must attend a QA session for the current year. Youth who do not pass may return the next year to try and test out again.

Test out can be scheduled the who month of April. Contact the office (419)879-9108 to schedule a time to come in and take the test.