Originally posted by Belgrade News Article written by By Michael Tucker, staff writer Belgrade News A state agency charged with managing public lands that fund schools is considering a plan to charge fees for using water located on or originating from those lands. But the idea has the agriculture community nervous. The Montana Department of […]
MFBF has submitted formal comments on proposed increases in the rental rate for state grazing leases. Among other points forwarded to the Montana Department of Natural Resources is that a study being used to promote the increases, which was commissioned by the Land Board, did not adequately account for variances in the value of state […] Continue reading . . .
From now through the end of September, county Farm Bureaus across Montana are holding annual meetings. These meetings are a great opportunity to socialize with fellow Farm Bureau members and to discuss current issues in your area. Your county Farm Bureau will also elect county leaders & vote upon resolutions for Farm Bureau policy on […] Continue reading . . .
Updated slides on U.S. red meat exports through July – the most current stats available, are available by clicking the link below. The slides and statistics are provided by the U.S. Meat Export Federation. Click here to download or view the latest red meat export statistics. Continue reading . . .