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REBUILDING FOOD RESILIENCY WORKSHOPS

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ANNUAL CONVENTION OCTOBER 29 & 30

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STANDING UP FOR THE RIGHT TO REPAIR

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MFU PREMIER PROCESSING CO-OP

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MFU Farm Crisis Resources

At the end of the day, Montana Farmers Union is about keeping family farms growing for the next generation. Farmers risk a higher rate of suicide, due to a multitude of factore. 

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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

Farmers Union Launches Fairness for Farmers

Congressional leaders Senator Amy Klobuchar and Senator Jon Tester will join NFU President Rob Larew and state Farmers Union Presidents in this public address.

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Farmer and MFU Member John Wicks stands in his farm field

A Change in Farming Practices by one Montana Farmers Union Member Pays Off

By Lyndsay Bruno Tiber Ridge Farm, settled in the Golden Triangle near Chester, is owned and operated by John Wicks and Gwyenth Givens. John moved back to the farm at[…] Read more

Creating a Resilient Food Supply Chain

Four consolidated corporate giants control nearly 85 percent of the meat packing industry. This monopolistic control and severe weather disasters are putting our food security at risk. Montana Farmers Union[…] 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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