The Montana Farm Bureau thanks Senator Steve Daines for securing reforms to the United States Grain Standards Reauthorization Act of 2015 which was voted on today by the Senate Agriculture Committee. This act will to ensure Montana farmers are protected from disruptions in federally mandated grain inspections, like what occurred last summer at the Port of Vancouver. […] Continue reading . . .
As Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) nations meet this week in Guam to continue negotiations, agri-food producer and processor organizations from the United States, Canada, Australia and New Zealand remain united in their call for a modern trade agreement that includes meaningful and comprehensive market access opportunities for agriculture and agri-food. The organizations advocating for an ambitious, […] Continue reading . . .
The Montana Farm Bureau will hold its Summer Conference June 9-11 in Sidney. The theme “Energizing Our Grassroots” will highlight energy development in the Sidney area and its effect on farmers and ranchers. The Summer Conference is a time when advisory committees meet to discuss current agricultural issues and concerns and surface ideas for policy […] Continue reading . . .