MFU Meets with STB to Discuss Rail Rates

MFU Meets with STB to Discuss Rail Rates

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Great Falls, MT – Chris Christiaens of Montana Farmers Union and Presidents of North Dakota and South Dakota Farmers Union met last week with the Surface Transportation Board in Washington, D.C., to discuss the rate per ton mile increase in rail...
90,000 Montanans’ Healthcare in Jeopardy

90,000 Montanans’ Healthcare in Jeopardy

Front and center this week is the Medicaid Expansion Bill, HB 658, which failed to pass the State Senate Thursday with the body locked in a 25-25 tie. Governor Steve Bullock issued a statement shortly after saying, “The 96,000 Montanans who rely on Medicaid expansion...
MFU WOMEN ATTEND NATIONAL CONFERENCE

MFU WOMEN ATTEND NATIONAL CONFERENCE

By Laura Garber There is no doubt about it, women farmers are taking American agriculture into the future! At the National Farmers Union Women’s Conference held in San Diego, CA this past January, over 80 women in agriculture from as far as Hawaii, Wisconsin, and New...