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Women in ag encouraged to participate in national survey

4/18/2019

The American Farm Bureau Women’s Leadership Program has launched a Women in Ag online survey that aims to gauge the goals, aspirations, achievements and needs of women who hold various roles in the American agriculture industry.

Support for permanent tax deduction critical for agriculture

4/18/2019

Farm and ranch owners are urging their Congressional delegations to support S. 1149, the Main Street Tax Certainty Act, sponsored by Senator Steve Daines, R-MT.

Montana Farm Bureau Foundation announces Speech Contest winners

4/15/2019

The Montana Farm Bureau Foundation held its annual Youth Speech Contest during the Montana FFA State Convention, April 4 in Bozeman.

Ag in MY Classroom Contest

3/29/2019

Do you bring agriculture into your classroom (ex. Bulletin Board, Book, Guest Speaker, Activity, Field trip… Etc.)? Tell us how and you could win!

FUSION Conference brings together ag committees, inspirational ideas

3/28/2019

The AF BF FUSION Conference held March 15-18 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, provided opportunities for networking and workshops that provided insight into how to make a difference in advocacy at the local, state and national levels.

Montana Farm Bureau announces Washington, D.C. Fly-In

3/15/2019

MFBF is taking applications for a Fly-In to Washington, D.C. July 10-13. The Fly-In provides an opportunity for members to take their voices to Washington, D.C. It’s also MFBF’s way of rewarding its members for their participation in the policy development process

Cell-cultured products regulations, labeling discussed in D.C., Helena

3/11/2019

The recent formal agreement between the Agriculture Department’s Food Safety and Inspection Service and the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to jointly oversee the regulation of cell-cultured foods is a win for America’s farmers and ranchers.

Celebrate National Ag Week

3/11/2019

National Ag Week, March 10-16, 2019, is a time to recognize and celebrate the abundance provided by agriculture.

Move for gray wolf delisting from the ESA applauded by Farm Bureau

3/8/2019

MFBF applauds the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Services’ announcement that there will soon being a rule making to remove the gray wolf from the endangered species list.

Agriculture fares well in first half of the Montana Legislative Session

3/8/2019

With last week’s transmittal deadline marking the half-way point of the 66th Montana Legislature, it’s only fitting that we provide an update on the first half of the session. By and large, agriculture has fared well during the uphill stretch.

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