The MFBF Commodity Advisory Committees provide a forum for committee members to proactively discuss current issues within their specific commodity area. There are 12 committees specific to commodities or program areas that meet during the MFBF Summer Conference. These videos provide a glimpse inside a few of the committee meetings. How can Montana sheep ranchers […] Continue reading . . .
By Stewart Truelsen, Stewart Truelsen, a food and agriculture freelance writer, is a regular contributor to the Focus on Agriculture series. It’s been almost 150 years since two men who had farmed squared off against each other in a presidential election, and it may never happen again. But candidates don’t need firsthand experience to understand the […] Continue reading . . .
The Montana Farm Bureau Federation (MFBF) is pleased the Roberts-Stabenow compromise biotech labeling bill has passed the House and is now on its way to be signed into law by President Obama. This law will provide consumers with information to make informed purchasing decisions while giving food processors the ability to conform to a uniform […] Continue reading . . .