Member Profile: IndHemp

Member Profile: IndHemp

By Justin Loch membership director During the pandemic I thought it would be a good time to reach out to a couple of our members in the hemp processing industry to learn more about their operation. The hemp industry has become quite popular, but many questions still...

Apply Today for the Farm Aid Program

Apply Today for the Farm Aid Program

  FARMER/RANCHER/FARM WORKER RESILIENCE AWARD APPLICATION What is Farm Aid?  Family farmers, ranchers, and farmworkers who have suffered hardship because of the COVID-19 crisis in CO, WY, NM, ID, UT, AZ, and MT maybe eligible for the the farm aid program. Funds...

MFU Hosts CFAP webinar

Montana Farmers Union hosted a webinar for membership on the Coronavirus Food Assistance Program (CFAP) presented by USDA Farm Service Agency Chouteau County Executive Director William B. Evans. CFAP is available to Montana farmers and ranchers whose operations have...

Weed flora of hemp fields in west-central Montan

By Robert W. Pal and Nathan Carpenter Department of Biological Sciences/ Department of Chemistry and Geochemistry, Montana Technological University Industrial hemp (Cannabis sativa L.), a multi-purpose agricultural crop and an ideal alternative for organic farming, is...

MFU Donates 30,000 pounds of pork to MFBN

MFU Donates 30,000 pounds of pork to MFBN

Great Falls, MT- Montana Farmers Union and Farmers Union Enterprise donated 30,000 pounds of pork ribs to the Montana Food Bank Network in Missoula Monday. The pork ribs are from Redwood Farms, one of the entities in the Farmers Union family of businesses owned by...

House Candidates Debate Key Ag Issues

Great Falls-On Saturday candidates for the U.S. House of Representatives debated agriculture and rural issues during a virtual primary debate aired statewide by Cowles Media and Northern News Radio Network. The debate was hosted by Montana Farmers Union, Northern...

STEM with an Ag Focus

STEM with an Ag Focus

Montana Farmers Union is excited to announce that Farmers Union Enterprise (FUE) and STEM FUSE will be offering educational materials for free through July. FUE created an educational program based around Agriculture, Food, and Natural Resources (AFNR) that gives...

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