World renowned National Geographic photographer headlines MFU State Convention

April 26, 2017

World renowned National Geographic Photographer Jim Richardson to headline Montana Farmers Union State Convention Montana Farmers Union is pleased to announce photojournalist and story teller Jim Richardson, known for his work for National Geographic, will share his passion for photography and agriculture at the 2017 state convention to take place October 20-21 in Great Falls […]

President’s Blog: All eyes on agriculture this week

April 26, 2017

President’s Blog: All eyes on agriculture this week This has been a busy week for agriculture with the appointment of Sonny Purdue to the post of Secretary of Agriculture and President Donald Trump’s executive order which creates a task force to examine the state of agriculture. All eyes are certainly on agriculture this week as […]

MFU Blog: Agritourism bill signed into law… what next?

April 10, 2017

Agritourism bill signed into law… what next? The life of a bill is quite extensive during each legislative session. For a handful of bills after the session is complete, the work has just begun. Once a bill is passed the House and Senate may approve a joint resolution requesting an interim study of that particular […]

MFU Applauds Governor’s Signing of Agritourism Bill

April 3, 2017

Montana Farmers Union leads charge on passage of agritourism bill – applauds governor’s signing Great Falls, MT (April 3, 2017) Montana Farmers Union was pleased to join Governor Steve Bullock in Helena on Friday for the signing of HB342. The bill, sponsored by Ross Fitzgerald(R) of House District 17 and championed by MFU, adds agritourism […]