2022 Annual Convention

Cultivating community for more than 100 years.

Each Fall Montana Farmers Union holds its annual convention. Members from throughout the state attend the event to vote on bylaws, policy, enjoy educational workshops, see old friends and meet new ones. The annual convention always features a great lineup of speakers and family friendly entertainment.

MFU celebrates its 107th Annual Convention October 14-15 in Helena at the Delta Hotels Helena Colonial – Marriott.

REGISTRATION OPENS AUGUST 15!

2022 Montana Congressional Candidate TOWN HALL – October 15 during the Annual State Convention

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2022 Voting Information

APPLY TO VOTE BY MAIL

The voice of the membership is the backbone of Montana Farmers Union. Join us at Convention, or apply for a mail-in ballot.

Candidate Nomination Form
Montana Farmers Union Bylaws

Mail- in Voting

The election committee will certify members who are eligible to vote by mail. Members meeting the criteria will receive a ballot with voting instructions. Ballots must be postmarked at least seven (7) days prior to the Convention or may be personally delivered no later than the time for in-person voting at the Convention. 

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More about MFU 

Meet the Board of Directors, staff, and learn more about county locals.

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2022 Elections

Board positions to be voted during the 2022 Convention: Vice President &
Directors for Districts 2, 6, and 5/6 At-Large. Nominating petitions of board members and officers shall be submitted by mail or email to the MFU Office by August 30

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Meet Your Speakers

Speakers, workshops and breakout sessions will offer opportunities to learn from experts in: Regenarative Ag, rural entrepreneurship, marketing, soil health and climate resilience. 

Also hear about accessing new markets for beef (DeBruycker Charolais Meats/ MTPremium Processing Co-op), Direct Market Solutions (Aly Robbins, Snowy Mountain Marketing), Ag in the Classroom, Regenerative Ag case study (Vilicus Farms) and SO much more! 

“For years, many of us involved in regenerative agriculture have been touting the soil health – plant health – animal health – human health connection but no one has tied them all together as Nicole does.”

Nicole Masters
agroecologist, pattern thinker, author and educator

Offering insight from a 23-year career as a newspaper reporter covering MT politics and state government, focusing on campaigns, the Legislature, health care, energy, the environment, and many other important issues.

Mike Dennison
retired MT political reporter. Author 

Passionate about empowering women in Ag to live life at a higher level. She speaks to the ever-evolving role of women in Ag through blog and podcast, public speaking, media arts, published writing, and social media outlets.

Cheyenne Wilson
aka the native cowgirl, 5th generation rancher, entrepeneur

Get involved! Convention gets better each year, and we want to see you there

Even if you can’t attend, there are several ways that you can be involved in the Annual Convention: 

Become an event sponsor

Our sponsors help make Convention happen, and we couldn’t do it without them! Sponsors are recognized on event signage as well as acknowleged before the sponsored session/activity. Plus, we’ll spread the good word about our generous sponsors on the event web page and social media!

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Donate to the Silent Auction

The auction and silent auctions both benefit the Montana Farmers Union Foundation, which stands to support rural communities, agriculture and youth education. Please contact office@montanafarmersunion.com to make your donation.

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Sign up as a vendor in the trade show

Reserve a table for your business or organization and get to know the MFU membership. VEndors may also opt in to participate in meals and/or the events. PLUS, MFU members receive booth space FREE of charge. Limited booths available. 

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Watch the livestream

Lives tream opportunities will be available on Facebook throughout Convention. Visit our Facebook page and “like” to watch for updates! 

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Get in Touch

The next MFU Annual State Convention is just around the corner! Please contact us with your questions.

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