Friday, Oct. 20 
7:00 amRegistration
7:30 - 8:45FU Industries Breakfast
8:45 - 9:00Flag Ceremony - Welcome – MFU Business Meeting Opens

9:00 - 9:30 General Session: Welcome – President Alan Merrill ; Audit Report
9:30 – 10:00 MFU General Session – Resolutions & Bylaws to membership
10:00 - 10:30 - BREAK-
Snack and refreshments provided. Visit our vendors!
10:30 - NoonMontana Farmers Union Insurance Meeting
Noon - 1:15Farmers Union Insurance Co. Luncheon:
Keynote Speaker: Dave Folkvord
Wheat Montana
1:15 Pasta Montana Tour (Participants board the bus) - limited to 25. Sign up for tour at check-in (Transportation Provided)
1:30 - 2:00 Charles Good/
MaxAg of Montana
2:00 - 3:00 -BREAK-
3:00 - 3:30 Know Your Water Rights and the Adjudication Process/Judge Russell McElyea
3:30 - 4:00 Eric Belasco/ Cattle Market Fundamentals.
MSU Bozeman
4:00 -4:15 Jolene Schalper/Great Falls Development Authority
4:15 - 5:15 Policy Discussion & ByLaws
5:15 Bring a Friend Mixer - Do Bar/Great Falls
6:00 - 7:00 Reception Sponsored by Farmers Union Insurance
7:00 -8:30 Jim Richardson/
National Geographic
Saturday, October 21
7:30 – 8:30 am Leadership Breakfast:

Farmers Union Enterprise Couple: Scott and Misty LeFurgey

8:40 – 9:40 General Session: Credentials, Resolutions, ByLaws( Voting Opens)
9:40- 10:00 -BREAK-
Enjoy refreshments and snacks. Visit our vendors!
10:00 – 11:00What to expect in the 2018 Farm Bill
11:00 - 11:30 CONCURRENT WORKSHOPS:
(1): Climate Change 101:
Fabian Menalled

-(2) Jim Ennis/Catholic Rural Life(tent.)
11:30 - Noon CONCURRENT WORKSHOPS:
(1): The Success of a Montana Dairy: Kalispell Kreamery, presented by Mark Tuck

-(2) FSMA Update/Betsy Miller
Noon - 1:15 Youth Banquet featuring keynote speaker Parker Sebens; Youth Awards
1:15 - 2:15 CONCURRENT WORKSHOPS:
(1) The State of Rural Healthcare
(2) Floral Design Workshop; led by Rebecca Knotts
2:00 - 4:00 Tour - Mehmke Tractor Museum & Black Eagle Brewery; Limited to 25 people. Register at signup
(Transportation Provided)
2:30 - 3:30Generation Elvis to Bieber: Generational Differences in the Workplace and How to Succeed Among All Age Groups, Jaime Edmundson/ Montana FFA Foundation
3:30 - 4:00 -BREAK-
4:00 - 5:00 Final Policy/ByLaws discussion
6:00 - 7:30 Member's Banquet/Centennial Farm Honors/Installation of Officers