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MFU Commends Governor Gianforte

MFU Commends Governor Gianforte for Urging the DOJ to Continue Investigation into Meatpacking Industry Great Falls, MT- Montana Farmers Union applauds Governor Greg Gianforte for signing on to joint letter…
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MFU Partners with National Livestock Groups

Standing Up Transparency in the Cattle Market On Monday, May 10, 2021, member leaders of American Farm Bureau Federation, National Cattlemen’s Beef Association, National Farmers Union, R-CALF USA, and the…
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Creating a Niche: Connecting Agriculture and Engineering

MFU Member Profile: The hemp industry in Montana and the U.S. is evolving. It’s becoming more apparent that the key to success in the industry is finding a niche in…
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Legislative Update, May 7

The 67th Legislative session adjourned Sine Die on April 29th. Stay tuned for a final wrap-up and updates in the next week regarding bills that get signed or vetoed! Action…
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Apply Now for 2021 Leadership Co-hort!

Applications for FUEL Program due May 20Farmers – Union – Enterprises – Leadership The FUEL program is intended to empower future leaders in the Farmers Union Enterprise states of North…
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Montana Farmers Union Appreciates Action on Meat Inspection Bill

Great Falls, MT- Montana Farmers Union appreciates the efforts of two state law makers whose work to amend HB2, the budget bill, and one to explore more opportunity for meat…
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Montana Farmers Union to Host Traveling Workshop Series

Great Falls, MT- Montana Farmers Union is excited to host the traveling workshop series Rebuilding Food Resiliency. In May MFU is taking the program to Havre, Lewistown, Shelby and Choteau.…
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Legislative Update, April 16

Budget Bills that MFU supported this week: HB 14 – Long-Range Building Bonding Program: In HB 14, MFU supports the funding request for the Montana Veterinarian Diagnostic and Ag Analytical…
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