Author: Audra Labert

Business Development Sessions Offered at 2021 MFU Convention

The Montana Food & Agriculture Development Center Network (FADC) is a statewide technical assistance group that provides assistance to Montana’s agricultural producers. Learn more A lot of people are unaware…
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Pig Raffle to Benefit Youth Education

Montana Farmers Union is selling raffle tickets for a 1/2 pig to benefit Youth Education. Each entry/ticket has TWO chances to win. Processing has been arranged with Bear Paw Meats…
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Disaster Assistance for Producers

Fact Sheet: The Continuing Resolution (CR) provides critical assistance for producers across the country that haveexperienced severe weather conditions in 2020 and 2021. Key highlights in the CR for WHIP+…
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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.

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…
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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…
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Addressing Concentration in the Meat-Processing Industry to Lower Food Prices for American Families

By Brian Deese, Sameera Fazili, and Bharat Ramamurti The President understands that families have been facing higher prices at the grocery store recently. Half of those recent increases are from…
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Administration Picks Up Right to Repair

Montana Farmers Union, an advocate at the state and federal level for the right to repair, praises President Biden for issuing an executive order on the farmers’ right to repair…
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2021 Annual State Convention

October 29, 2021 - October 30, 2021
Heritage Inn, Great Falls MT