Latest press releases from the farm bureau

Read the latest news from the Montana Farm Bureau Federation AgNews Wire:




Two Great Falls legislators receive honors from Farm Bureau


Senator Brian Hoven, SD 13 and Representative Wendy McKamey, HD 19, both from Great Falls, received a Montana Farm Bureau Golden Windmill Award presented by Cascade County Farm Bureau members on May 24.

Montana Farm Bureau: United for Agriculture at Summer Conference


The Montana Farm Bureau Summer Conference theme “MFBF: United for Agriculture” will cover a variety of subjects ranging from leadership to new technology June 6-8 at Fairmont Hot Springs.

“Seed Bill” law good for Montana agriculture


The Seed Bill was a priority piece of legislation for the Montana Farm Bureau Federation (MFBF) during the 65th Legislative Session and was widely supported for its ability to protect private property rights and provide regulatory consistency.

Tax Reform necessary for viability of farms, ranches


There are several tax reform strategies that can help a farmer or rancher pass on the farm to the next generation, and two of the most important ones are permanent repeal of the death tax and reducing the capital gains tax.

American Farm Bureau Looks Forward to NAFTA Renegotiation


AFBF looks forward to working with the administration, Congress, other agricultural groups, and officials in Canada and Mexico to protect these important markets while also addressing issues that have limited the trade potential of U.S. farmers and ranchers.