The 66th Session of the Montana State Legislature is underway and MFBF is providing you, the Young Farmer and Rancher members of our organization, an opportunity to let YOUR voice be heard. Make plans now to attend the 2019 Young Farmer & Rancher Calling on the Capitol. This event offers a chance for you to meet with, talk to, and influence the individuals who help to plan the future of our state’s agricultural industry and our way of life. From issues updates to meetings with Helena’s leadership, this is your opportunity to see the Montana Legislature in action AND MAKE YOUR VOICE BE HEARD.

There is no registration fee for this event. MFBF has a block of rooms set aside at the Delta Hotels Helena Colonial. Contact Sue Ann to reserve a room in the block for the special conference rate of $101/night.  Click this link to register by Friday, January 25.

Thursday, January 31

  • 8:00 AM Breakfast & Legislative Advocacy Training - MFBF Lobbyists
  • 9:15 AM Shuttle departs for the Capitol
  • 9:30 AM Meeting with Dept. of Natural Resources - Shawn Thomas, Administrator, Trust Lands
  • 10:30 AM Meeting with Department of Agriculture & Department of Livestock
  • 12 Noon Lunch at the MT Historical Society
  • 1:00 PM Observe Senate & House Floor Sessions
  • 2:00 PM Meeting with Legislative Bill Drafter
  • 3:00 PM Sit in on Committee Hearings
  • 5:00 PM Check into hotel
  • 6:00 PM Dinner with your Legislator at “Meet the Bulls” at Prickly Pear Simmental

Friday, February 1

  • 8:00 AM Breakfast & Legislative Update - MFBF Lobbyists
  • 9:00 AM Check out of hotel
  • 9:15 AM Shuttle departs for the Capitol
  • 9:30 AM Meeting with House & Senate Committee Chairs
  • 11:00 AM Return to the hotel and depart for home