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...

SPECIAL ALERT: FSA Offices to Temporarily Reopen

SPECIAL ALERT: FSA Offices to Temporarily Reopen

Farmers Union Urges Members to Take Advantage of Limited Opportunity Dear National Farmers Union members, As you are well aware, a lapse in funding has caused a government shutdown affecting the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) and several other federal agencies....

Farm Bill Explained

Farm Bill Explained

President Donald Trump signed the 2018 Farm Bill into law, authorizing and funding America’s farm and food programs through fiscal year 2023. Though there is still significant work to be done to improve our food system, many of the provisions included in the bill are...

2018 State Convention Unites Members

2018 State Convention Unites Members

MFU members from across the state came together to celebrate the 103rd annual convention at the Holiday Inn Great Falls. The conventions theme of Moving Agriculture forward featured educational workshops on estate and business planning, cattle handling, food safety...

Farmers Union Attends NFU Fly-In

Family Farm Champions Urge Farm Bill Passage, Trade Support to Help Farmers Weather Growing Financial Crisis WASHINGTON - As family farmers and ranchers endure a growing financial crisis in the farm economy, a handful of congressional champions for family agriculture...

Faces of Camp

Faces of Camp

The 2018 season of Arrowpeak Summer Camp has come to a close. Over two-hundred youth attended camp. Three campers from the Teen Camp share their experience. Registration for the 2019 summer camp will open in April. Here's to another great season! Roman Jacobson Age:...

Labels key to protecting Montana pulse market

Labels key to protecting Montana pulse market

BY PAUL KANNING MONTANA PULSE CROP COMMITTEE Montana pulse growers are well into another production year with crops in most areas of the state doing well. While total acreage is down from 2017, USDA reported in June that Montana has 301,000 acres of chickpeas, 530,000...

MFU Board of Director Attends USCA Concludes Fly-In

MFU Board of Director Attends USCA Concludes Fly-In

USCA Concludes Fly-In, Continues Fight for Truthful Labeling FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 25, 2018  Lia Biondo | Director, Policy & Outreach; United States Cattlemen’s Association (WASHINGTON) - The United States Cattlemen’s Association (USCA) put boots on the...

Mid-year focuses on research & value-added business

Mid-year focuses on research & value-added business

Connecting agricultural science with today’s farming practices was the theme of the 2018 Mid-Year Conference held June 6-7 in Bozeman. The event included tours of the MSU College of Agriculture, the Fort Ellis Research Farm, the American Simmental Association and Dry...

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