Member Profile: Colter DeVries

Member Profile: Colter DeVries

Colter DeVries is the founder of Colt James Ranches in Roberts, Montana. He raises Wagyu cattle and has discovered a niche market with a focus on holistic management practices balanced with stainability. His experience in commercial/agricultural banking coupled with a...
Women’s Conference Unites MFU Women

Women’s Conference Unites MFU Women

To pivot is defined as to turn on or around a central point. Women who attended the 2018 MFU Women’s Conference at Fairmont Hot Springs delved into the term pivot and the bigger picture of what a pivot for change might mean for them. To help explore this theme the...
Member Profile: Eric Bergman

Member Profile: Eric Bergman

Eric Bergman and his wife Audra own and operate Groundworks Farm in Fort Shaw. Recently Eric has assumed a new role as Director of the Food and Ag Development Center in Great Falls. Eric is very active with MFU as President of Cascade County Farmers Union and in other...

2018 MFU Women’s Conference

The MFU 2018 Women’s Conference is scheduled for February 23-25 at Fairmont Hot Springs. Registration for this event is now closed. Below you will find an event agenda. For details call event coordinator Violet Green at 564-6025. See you there!   Friday,...
Farmers Union Launches Farm Bill Campaign

Farmers Union Launches Farm Bill Campaign

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 7, 2018 Contact: Andrew Jerome, 202-314-3106 ajerome@nfudc.org WASHINGTON – American family farmers and ranchers are enduring the worst economic slide in generations, and they need Congress to pass a Farm Bill in 2018 to strengthen the...
RMA holds public comment period on pulses

RMA holds public comment period on pulses

By paul kanning Vice Chair Montana Pulse Crop Committee: It has been a remarkable time for pulse crops in Montana. 2017 brought another expansion of pulse acres in our state, with an incredible 1.5 million acres seeded. It also brought a drought which quickly expanded...
State of the Delay

State of the Delay

By USCA’s Washington, DC Team:   Livestock haulers represent a small segment of the trucking industry, but will be among the most affected by the upcoming Electronic Logging Devices (ELD) mandate, a federal regulation that will wreak havoc on small business owners...
Saibeen’s Kitchen  relocates to Times Square

Saibeen’s Kitchen relocates to Times Square

Dave Snuggs Facilities Director; Times Square LLC 406-231-8690 Great Falls, MT: The inviting aroma of East Indian and East African cuisines will be carried throughout the 40,000 sqft of Times Square beginning Tuesday, January 9.  Mayor Robert Kelly will undertake a...
Member Profile: Meet the Fauth Family

Member Profile: Meet the Fauth Family

In this edition it is our pleasure to introduce the Fauth family. KJ Fauth and has wife Lindsay own and operate Fauth Insurance in Billings. They specialize in Home, Auto, Farm & Ranch, Commercial, Life, & Crop Insurance. In this article KJ shares with us...