Latest press releases from the farm bureau
Read the latest news from the Montana Farm Bureau Federation AgNews Wire:
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.