The Montana Farm Bureau Federation is applauding the passage of the 2014 Farm Bill in the Senate. “It’s about time,” said Montana Farm Bureau President Bob Hanson. “The passage of the farm bill is early enough in the season that our farmers in Montana will be able to make educated decisions on which crops to […]
By Stewart Truelsen Picture yourself in the future, the not too distant future, on a bright summer day. You are grilling hot dogs at a picnic with your family in a park. You pay little attention to the drone flying overhead. It’s probably a UPS or FedEx drone making a package delivery. But it’s not. […] Continue reading . . .
SAN ANTIONIO—Voting delegates to the American Farm Bureau Federation’s 95th Annual Meeting approved resolutions that will provide the organization with authority from its grassroots members to push Congress toward the goal line on unfinished issues like the farm bill and ag labor. “Securing victories on those issues is critical to our competitiveness as individual farmers […] Continue reading . . .
SAN ANTONIO—Thirty Montana Farm Bureau members who attended the American Farm Bureau 95th Annual Convention Jan 11-14 in San Antonio received plenty of education through workshops and speakers. Workshops in different tracks were offered that included “Building Better Businesses, Advocates, Leaders, Memories and Technology.” Workshop content varied between “Ensuring Our Access to Biotechnology” and “Livestock […] Continue reading . . .