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MFU Meat Processing Co-op


MFU Camp


2021 Annual Convention – October 29 & 30

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Building a Diverse & Sustainable Food Supply

At the end of the day, Montana Farmers Union is about keeping family farms growing for the next generation.

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Rebuilding Food Security

Having reliable access to a sufficient quantity of affordable and nutritious food. Food security incorporates a measure of resilience to future disruption or unavailability of critical food supply due to various risk factors. COVID-19 has revealed that we do not have food security in Montana or the U.S.A.

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Latest News

MFU Comments on COVID Relief BILL

March 11, 2021 HELENA, Mont. — Rural communities are big beneficiaries from the COVID-19 relief bill Congress passed on Wednesday.The $1.9 trillion bill has some well-known provisions, such as $1,400 stimulus checks,[…] Read more

Montana Farmers Union Dedicates Arrowpeak Camp Trail to Merrill Family

Great Falls, MT- On July 17, at Arrowpeak Camp in the Highwood Mountains, Montana Farmers Union recognized Alan Merrill and his family for their years of service to the organization[…] Read more

2021 Scholarships Awarded

Montana Farmers Union is proud to select youth scholarship recipients each year who embody the values of the 100+ year old organization. Read about these impressive young folks! To learn[…] Read more

A Step in the Right Direction for Agriculture

Executive Order to Promote Competition in Economy a Step in the Right Direction for Agriculture Great Falls, MT- Today President Biden issued 72 directives to promote competition and jumpstart the[…] Read more

Hard Work Pays at County Fairs

It’s fair time in Montana, and for local 4H kids, that means show time. Unlike the midway carnival scene that characterizes what many people think when they imagine a fair,[…] Read more

Business Boosters

An excellent opportunity to show support for Montana farmers, ranchers and communities. Support Montana’s number one industry by joining the Montana Farmers Union Business Booster Club.

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Cattlemen U Live Event

July 22, 2021 - July 25, 2021