Author: Audra Labert

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…
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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,…
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Raising Yaks the Montana Way

MFU Member Profile: Where in Montana can you find a Tibetan Yak and a resident camel? Nestled near Kalispell is Spring Brook Yak Ranch, home to Tibetan yak, horses and…
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Grassley co-sponsors bill to make meat, poultry industry more accountable

By Darrell Ehrlick  – June 14, 2021 New, bipartisan legislation is aimed at examining anticompetitive practices in the meat and poultry industries. Sens. Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, and Mike Rounds, R-S.D.,…
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“Food Security for Us” Campaign Gets National Recognition

Wendt Advertising Recognized Nationally for Work on MFU’s “Food Security for Us” Campaign The Wendt Agency in Great Falls is a recipient of the Communicator Awards of Excellence and a…
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Matt Rains to Lead Special Projects

Montana Farmers Union is pleased to an­nounce the hiring of Matt Rains as Special Projects Manager for the organization. Rains is a horse breeder and trainer for the Birdtail Ranch.…
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MFU Commends Governor Gianforte

MFU Commends Governor Gianforte for Urging the DOJ to Continue Investigation into Meatpacking Industry Great Falls, MT- Montana Farmers Union applauds Governor Greg Gianforte for signing on to joint letter…
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MFU Partners with National Livestock Groups

Standing Up Transparency in the Cattle Market On Monday, May 10, 2021, member leaders of American Farm Bureau Federation, National Cattlemen’s Beef Association, National Farmers Union, R-CALF USA, and the…
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