Fix USMCA and Finish Trans Pacific Agreements

Fix USMCA and Finish Trans Pacific Agreements

BY WALTER SCHWEITZER We currently have a trade agreement with Canada and Mexico; it is called NAFTA.I support the resolution unanimously approved by the directors of NFU (National Farmers Union) asking Congress to fix USMCA. To gain NFU support for USMCA, Congress...

Members Gather for the 104th Annual State Convention

Members Gather for the 104th Annual State Convention

The 2019 state convention theme Exploring Ideas, Innovation and Impact brought members together from all over the state. The event was held October 25-26 at the Heritage Inn. The convention featured workshops on precision agriculture, trade, grizzly management, malt...

MFU Advocates for Family Farms during D.C. fly-in

MFU Advocates for Family Farms during D.C. fly-in

Montana Farmers Union members and staff joined nearly 400 National Farmers Union members for the annual D.C. fly-in. In addition to briefings at the USDA and on Capitol Hill, members met face-to-face with Senator Tester, Senator Daines and Representative Greg...

Members to attend NFU Fly-in

Members to attend NFU Fly-in

Farmers Union members from across the country will gather in Washington, D.C., in September for the 2019 Fall Legislative Fly-In! During their time in Washington, members will be afforded the opportunity to hear from U.S. Department of Agriculture officials about...

Hamilton couple to participate in leadership  program

Hamilton couple to participate in leadership program

By Laura Garber Farming is not just a job or a lifestyle for us. We co-operate Homestead Organics Farm, a 14 acre certified organic mixed vegetable, seed, poultry, and hemp farm located south of Hamilton, Montana. For us, farming is an opportunity to empower youth,...

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...

Upcoming Events

  1. 2020 MFU Women’s Conference

    February 21, 2020 @ 4:00 pm - February 22, 2020 @ 7:00 pm
  2. MFU 2020 State Convention

    October 30, 2020 @ 8:00 am - October 31, 2020 @ 5:00 pm