2024 MFBF Summer Conference

June 10-12, 2024

Miles City, Montana

Travel to the historic cow town of Miles City for Montana Farm Bureau’s Annual Summer Conference June 10-12, 2024. Most activities will be held at the Custer County Fairgrounds Events Center. Don’t miss great speakers, workshops, issues advisory committee meetings, our exciting MFB Foundation Fundraiser and unique tours.  The meeting kicks off Monday, June 10 with the YF&R Meeting & Tour and the Women’s Leadership Committee Meeting. Tuesday, June 11, features speakers and committee meetings followed by our Foundation Fundraiser. Tours will be held Wednesday, June 12, wrapping up by mid-afternoon.

**IMPORTANT**

  • Registration due by May 30, 2024.
  • Rooms in the MFBF hotel room block are available NOW at the Sleep Inn & Suites and rooms will go fast so please book early! Call the Sleep Inn & Suites at (406) 232-0054 and request the "Montana Farm Bureau" room block. Please book early so you don't miss out on the special rate and availability.

PRICING:

  • Tuesday Lunch $25
  • Foundation Fundraiser Dinner $50
  • Area Ag Tours $75 OR Golf Scramble $100

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

Monday, June 10

All Monday events at the Sleep Inn & Suites

8:00 AM Foundation Board of Directors Meeting - Yellowstone Room

8:30 AM ACE Leadership Seminar - Bucking Horse Room

9 AM-5 PM YF&R Committee Day Tours & Meeting

9:30 AM-3 PM MFBF Board of Directors Meeting - Yellowstone Room

3:15 PM Women’s Leadership Committee Meeting - Yellowstone Room

4:30 PM Policy Development Committee Meeting - Yellowstone Room


Tuesday, June 11

All Tuesday events at the Custer County Events Center (CCEC) or the MCC Ag Advancement Center

7:30 AM Registration Opens at the CCEC

8:00 AM Opening General Session - Keynote: Brandi Buzzard, “Standing Up for the Industry We Love”

9:15 AM Coffee Break Sponsored by Montana Livestock Ag Credit

9:45 AM Livestock, Membership, and Farm & Trade Committee Meetings & “Who are the newcomers and why are they coming?” Workshop ~Tara Mastel, MSU Extension

11:15 AM Lunch Sponsored by AgWest Farm Credit - Greetings from Lieutenant Governor Kristen Juras - Keynote: Dinosaur Cowboy Clayton Phipps, “Montana Dueling Dinosaurs”

12:45 PM Sheep & Goat, Public & Private Lands, Water, and Promotion & Education Committee Meetings &  “Who are the newcomers and why are they coming?” Workshop ~Tara Mastel, MSU Extension

2:15 PM Coffee Break

2:45 PM RMET, Equine, and Taxation Committee Meetings

5:00 PM Social Hour at the Custer County Event Center

6:00 PM “Foundation Roundup” Fundraising Dinner Sponsored by Mountain West Farm Bureau Insurance


Wednesday, June 12

7:00 AM MFBF Board of Directors Meeting - Yellowstone Room

8:30 AM Tour bus departs hotel - Includes tour stops to the Muggli Brothers Pellet Plant, Tongue River Winery & Range Riders Museum

8:30 AM Golfers tee off at Miles City Town & Country Club - Includes eighteen holes of golf, a cart, lunch, refreshments & prizes.


Event Registration

2024 MFBF Summer Conference Registration.pdf