The Montana Farm Bureau Annual Convention is slated for November 9-12 at the Billings Hotel and Convention Center. The convention will feature exciting keynote speakers, informative workshops, county Farm Bureau awards and the Resolution Session. Notable speakers at the event include Montana Governor Steve Bullock during the luncheon hosted by the Young Farmer and Rancher […] Continue reading . . .
Shoppers are paying slightly more for food at the grocery store compared to the first half of 2014. Higher retail prices for beef and pork products such as ground chuck and bacon, among other foods, resulted in a slight increase in the American Farm Bureau Federation’s latest Semi-Annual Marketbasket Survey. The informal survey shows the […] Continue reading . . .
Montana Farm Bureau President Bob Hanson recently returned from the American Farm Bureau Trade Advisory Committee mission to Geneva, Switzerland and Brussels, Belgium. The trade delegation spent Sept. 15-17 in Geneva meeting with officials from the WTO as well as with ambassadors from several countries including India, Australia, Canada and Brazil. “There are 162 countries […] Continue reading . . .