Tag: Montana Farmers Union

MFU Members Talk Farm Bill Priorities with National Leaders

In September, 300 Farmers Union members from across the country joined together in Washington, D.C., to advocate for family farmers and Farmers Union farm bill priorities.   “Fly-In is a way…
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MFU Applauds Introduction of Right to Repair Legislation at National Level

MFU President Walter Schweitzer lauded the Agricultural Right to Repair Act introduced by Rep. Marie Gluesenkamp Perez in the House of Representatives, along with co-leads Reps. Neguse, Slotkin, and Spanberger,…
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Join the Glacier Processing Cooperative to Ensure Legacy for Future Generations: A USDA MPPTA Client Story

Learn about how to join current producer-driven meat processing solutions with Glacier Processing Cooperative and learn more about Montana Farmers Union programming and events at 6 p.m., Thursday, Sept. 14, at…
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Annual Convention Promises Connection, Inspiration

Members will reconnect, form policy, elect officers, partake in breakout sessions, and hear from industry leaders during Montana Farmers Union’s annual convention Oct. 27-28 at the Heritage Inn in Great…
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EPA Affirms Farmers’ Right to Repair

WASHINGTON – In a letter to National Farmers Union, the Environmental Protection Agency affirmed that the Clean Air Act cannot be used as a basis to restrict independent repair of…
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Farmer’s Share Events Coming to County Fairs

To highlight the Farmer’s Share of the food dollar and the need to create fair markets for family farmers and ranchers, Montana Farmers Union is partnering with Missoula FFA, as…
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Early Bird Registration for MFU Annual Convention Open

Farmers and ranchers from around the state will gather to hear from industry leaders, debate grassroots policy, elect board members and more during the annual Montana Farmers Union Convention planned…
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Glacier Processing Cooperative Membership Opens July 31

A newly formed cooperative geared to preserve and expand meat processing capacity in the Flathead Valley will begin accepting members July 31. Producers and interested community members can learn more…
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MFU Foundation Awards Nearly $30k in Grants

Community projects focused on education and agriculture around the state recently received a boost from the Montana Farmers Union Foundation, which awarded nearly $30,000 in grants this month. “MFU Foundation’s…
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Ladies Who Ag Connects Montana Women

A new program meant to connect women in agriculture with each other and resources is expanding to more locations across the state in the coming weeks. Ladies Who Ag Luncheons…
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2023 Montana Farmers Union Annual Convention

October 27, 2023 - October 28, 2023
Heritage Inn, Great Falls MT