RAISING CHICKENS IN  COW COUNTRY

RAISING CHICKENS IN COW COUNTRY

By Colter DeVries Driving in to the wide-open valley where Flint Creek enters the Clarks Fork of the Colum­bia in June when the hills are solid emerald, the pines cover every horizon, and the wind is calm, the word majestic seems like an un­derstatement to describe...

CSKT Water Compact Explained

CSKT Water Compact Explained

Comparison: Adjudication of CSKT Claims vs. CSKT-MT Compact Rights (updated 2-15-19) This overview is provided by DNRC. For more information visit the DNRC Website. As of July 2018, the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes (CSKT or Tribes) and United States...

Vicky Jo Reeves Joins Education Department

Vicky Jo Reeves Joins Education Department

Hello!! I’m Vicky Jo Reeves and I would like for you to join me in my new adventure with Montana Farmers Union as the new Educational Program Assistant.I moved here over 40 some years ago from a dairy/industrial community called Waverly, NY. I have had the pleasure of...

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...

Upcoming Events

  1. Belt Day Camp

    July 30 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
  2. National Farmers Union Fly-IN

    September 9 @ 8:00 am - September 11 @ 5:00 pm
  3. MFU State Convention

    October 25 @ 12:00 pm - October 26 @ 8:00 pm