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Welcome from the President

As President of Montana Farm Bureau Federation, I would like to welcome you to our website. My name is Bob Hanson and I am a rancher from Meagher County. My family owns and operates a diversified horse, cattle, grain and timber ranch in White Sulphur Springs. I have been a part of Farm Bureau for many years and am excited to have the opportunity to serve our more than 21,000 member families.

We are Montana’s largest farm and ranch organization with membership that represents all segments of production agriculture in Montana. We are an independent, non-governmental voluntary organization united to analyze problems and formulate action to achieve educational improvement, economic opportunity, and social advancement in order to promote the national well being.

Farm Bureau serves agriculture, rural Montana, and others who have similar interests and goals. We are the “Voice of Agriculture in Montana”. In short “We Care For the Country”.

As the agriculture industry faces new challenges in the future, we will be there to assist our members in meeting those challenges. We will be involved in lobbying on county, state and national issues. We will represent our members in discussions on profitability, property rights, water, trade, farm policy, tax issues, environmental issues and any other area of concern. We also offer value to our members by making products and services available to them at discounted rates.

I hope you enjoy the Web site. Thank you for spending some time with us.

MFBF Officers and Board of Directors


Bob Hanson
White Sul. Springs

Vice President

Bruce Wright

Executive Vice President 

John Youngberg

Women’s Chair

Gretchen Schubert

YF&R Chair

Jenny Stovall

District 1Northwest Counties
Ravalli County

Troy Kurth

District 2Southwest Counties

Harris Wheat

District 3Fergus County
Judith Basin County
Musselshell County
Golden Valley County

Jennifer Bergin

District 4Big Horn County
Carbon County
Stillwater County

Sweet Grass County
Yellowstone County

Ronda Johnston

District 5CusterCounty
Fallon County

Powder River County
Rosebud County
Treasure County

Mack Cole

District 6DawsonCounty
Wilbaux County

McCone County
Prairie County
Richland County

Bill Rehbein Jr.

District 7Roosevelt County
Valley County

Tom DePuydt

District 8Hill County
Liberty County
Blaine County
Cascade County
Chouteau County

Ed Bandel

District 9Lewis & Clark County
Front Range County

Ken Johnson



District 10Broadwater County
Gallatin County
Park County
Meagher County

Sky Anderson