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...
MFU WOMEN ATTEND NATIONAL CONFERENCE

MFU WOMEN ATTEND NATIONAL CONFERENCE

By Laura Garber There is no doubt about it, women farmers are taking American agriculture into the future! At the National Farmers Union Women’s Conference held in San Diego, CA this past January, over 80 women in agriculture from as far as Hawaii, Wisconsin, and New...
MFU takes ATV safety on the road

MFU takes ATV safety on the road

By Justin Loch membership director Farm and Ranch Safety has always been important to Montana Farmers Union and its members. National Farmers Union, with funding from Montana Farmers Union and other Farmers Union states, has developed a whole farm safety program with...