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Congressional Candidate Town Hall to Tackle Ag, Rural Issues

HELENA – Montanans will have a chance to hear from U.S. House candidates where they stand on issues critical for the success of rural communities during a live Town Hall…
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Partnership brings fresh, local food to Park County area communities

Livingston, MT, July 25, 2022 – Livingston Food Resource Center, Western Montana Growers Cooperative, and Montana Farmers Union are working together to bring boxes of fresh, local food to communities…
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MFU Applauds Defeat of CI-121

HELENA – Montana Farmers Union praised the success of a broad coalition formed to keep Constitutional Initiative 121 off the November ballot. The Know the Consequences: No on CI-121 campaign…
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MFU lauds appointment of Wicks to Montana FSA helm

Montana Farmers Union President Walter Schweitzer applauded the appointment of Maureen “Morb” Wicks as Department of Agriculture State Executive Director for the Montana Farm Service Agency. “Morb Wicks is a…
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Apply Now for 2021 Leadership Co-hort!

Applications for FUEL Program due May 20Farmers – Union – Enterprises – Leadership The FUEL program is intended to empower future leaders in the Farmers Union Enterprise states of North…
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Montana Farmers Union to Host Traveling Workshop Series

Great Falls, MT- Montana Farmers Union is excited to host the traveling workshop series Rebuilding Food Resiliency. In May MFU is taking the program to Havre, Lewistown, Shelby and Choteau.…
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MONTANA FARMERS UNION Creating connection and cultivating a future for family farmers  and rural communities Check out our upcoming events, and learn more about how to connect with others.  Events What’s new…
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MFU Praises Tester, Grassley for Spot Market Bill

50-14 Bill will discourage market manipulation by corporate meat packers This week, Senators Tester and Grassley introduced legislation to deter big meat packers from manipulating the market. The ‘50-14’ Spot…
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Headwaters Area Gathering

October 06, 2022