2018 MFBF Summer Conference - June 12-14 at Fairmont Hot Springs

20118 MFBF Summer Conference
Local agricultural tours are always popular during MFBF Summer Conferences.

The 2018 MFBF Summer Conference will be held at Fairmont Hot Springs from June 12-14th.  The Summer Conference is a time when advisory committees meet to discuss current agricultural issues and concerns, and surface ideas for policy development.

Here are a few highlights from the 2017 Summer Conference.

Senator Jeff Welborn (SD-36) from Dillon and Representative Walt Sales (HD-69) from Manhattan received the Friend of Farm Bureau Award. 

Senator Chas Vincent (SD-1 from Libby and Senator Eric Moore (SD-19) from Miles City received the Distinguished Service Golden Plow Award.

State vet, Marty Zaluski, addressed current cattle diseases during the Conference.

Tuberculosis (TB) and Johne’s Disease are two bovine health issues that cattle ranchers should be aware of, according to Montana’s State Veterinarian Marty Zaluski. Zaluski was addressing ranchers during the Montana Farm Bureau Summer Conference in Fairmont Hot Springs. The Summer Conference, held June 6-8, is a time when Farm Bureau advisory committees meet to discuss issues and policy.

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