November 20th, 2015: Farm Bureau applauds Food and Drug Administration for GMO labeling decisions
The Montana Farm Bureau is applauding the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for rejecting petitions to the White House for mandatory labeling of GMOs. “Farmers and ranchers have been producing genetically enhanced food for more than two decades without sacrificing nutrition of food quality,” said MFBF President Bob Hanson. “Using GMO crops allows farmers to […] Continue reading . . .
November 19th, 2015: Thanksgiving Feast remains affordable
The American Farm Bureau’s classic Thanksgiving Dinner Survey shows the average cost of feeding 10 people is $50.11, increasing less than 2 percent from 2014. That comes to only a 70-cent increase from 2014. Increases in the average price for turkey, pumpkin pie mix, brown-n-serve rolls, cubed bread stuffing and pie shells are the main […] Continue reading . . .