Tag: Food security

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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Approval of Meat and Poultry Special Investigator Act

Approval this week from the House Agriculture Committee of the Meat and Poultry Special Investigator Act of 2022 met with praise from Montana Farmers Union. “It really is the single…
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MFU Foundation

MONTANA FARMERS UNION FOUNDATION Investing in the Vitality of Rural Communities The mission of the Montana Farmers Union Foundation is to create new opportunities and contribute to the growth and…
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Creating a Resilient Food Supply Chain

Four consolidated corporate giants control nearly 85 percent of the meat packing industry. This monopolistic control and severe weather disasters are putting our food security at risk. Montana Farmers Union…
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Addressing Concentration in the Meat-Processing Industry to Lower Food Prices for American Families

By Brian Deese, Sameera Fazili, and Bharat Ramamurti The President understands that families have been facing higher prices at the grocery store recently. Half of those recent increases are from…
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Standing Up for Your Right to Repair

You own it… so you should be able to repair it… right? Equipment manufacters say “NO”, and hold consumers hostage when they refuse to share technology that could mean the difference between…
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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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Winter Rendezvous 2023 in Billings

February 16, 2023
DoubleTree by Hilton, 27 N 27th St, Billings, MT 59101