MFU Advocates for Family Farms during D.C. fly-in

MFU Advocates for Family Farms during D.C. fly-in

Montana Farmers Union members and staff joined nearly 400 National Farmers Union members for the annual D.C. fly-in. In addition to briefings at the USDA and on Capitol Hill, members met face-to-face with Senator Tester, Senator Daines and Representative Greg...
Members to attend NFU Fly-in

Members to attend NFU Fly-in

Farmers Union members from across the country will gather in Washington, D.C., in September for the 2019 Fall Legislative Fly-In! During their time in Washington, members will be afforded the opportunity to hear from U.S. Department of Agriculture officials about...
Hamilton couple to participate in leadership  program

Hamilton couple to participate in leadership program

By Laura Garber Farming is not just a job or a lifestyle for us. We co-operate Homestead Organics Farm, a 14 acre certified organic mixed vegetable, seed, poultry, and hemp farm located south of Hamilton, Montana. For us, farming is an opportunity to empower youth,...
RAISING CHICKENS IN  COW COUNTRY

RAISING CHICKENS IN COW COUNTRY

By Colter DeVries Driving in to the wide-open valley where Flint Creek enters the Clarks Fork of the Colum­bia in June when the hills are solid emerald, the pines cover every horizon, and the wind is calm, the word majestic seems like an un­derstatement to describe...