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Rotunda Roundup from Montana Farmers Union: Legislative Update for Jan. 16-20

BY RACHEL PREVOST AND JASMINE KROTKOV, MFU GOVERNMENT AFFAIRS TEAM This week, Montana Farmers Union had a busy week in the Capitol, working on the issues important to family farmers,…
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Schweitzer: Right to Repair Still Needs to Be Fixed

Recently there has been a media blast by John Deere claiming a Memorandum of Understanding signed with American Farm Bureau Federation provides right to repair for farmers, ranchers, and independent…
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Rotunda Roundup from Montana Farmers Union: Legislative Update for Jan. 9-13

The following is a weekly update of Montana Farmers Union involvement in the Montana Legislative Session. MFU is the state’s largest and oldest grassroots farm advocacy organization representing family farms,…
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Opportunity for All

I recently had the opportunity to help my ten-year-old son with a 4-H speech.  The theme was, “Opportunity for All.” Our conversation went like this. Me: So, what is opportunity?…
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Elf on the Farm Contest

Alright all you crazy elves: We’re on to you! Send us a photo of your Elf on the Shelf’s farm/ranch shenanigans, and you can win a holiday prize basket! MFU…
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Kate’s AG Keeps it Real at NFU Convention

In today’s video, I interview farmers and producers from all over the U.S. at the National Farmers Union Convention in Denver, Colorado. It was a pleasure to learn their perspectives…
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MFU Urges Farmers to File

Part of the foundation of Farmers Union is advocacy and legislative involvement. MFU is encouraging members and community members to file for candidacy- regardless of party affiliation. “We need more…
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THE HERTEL RANCH: CELEBRATING 100 YEARS OF RANCHING

Earlier this summer, the Hertel family threw a big party to commemorate their ranch’s centennial. They celebrated the milestone again at the 2021 state convention as part of MFU’s Centennial…
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2023 Women’s Conference

February 10, 2023 - February 12, 2023
Fairmont Hot Springs