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Montana Farm Bureau Foundation is offering $100,000 in grants for individuals or companies that want to contribute to economic development throughout in rural Montana.
YALC is a collaborative effort between nine of Montana’s agricultural organizations, offering attendees a chance to discuss current ag issues, take part in various workshops, meet with industry leaders, and network with fellow young people who love Montana agriculture.
County Farm Bureaus throughout Montana will soon meet for their annual meetings. One of the most important aspects of these meetings will be discussions on policy resolutions for which our grassroots farmer and rancher members believe MFBF should take a stance.
The MFBF Annual Convention is just around the corner. In addition to the high quality speakers and educational opportunities you’re used to seeing; we’ll also be celebration our Centennial.
It’s not too early to start training for the annual Montana Farm Bureau Young Farmers and Ranchers Hoofin’ it for Hunger trail run Saturday, Oct. 12 in Miles City. The race is hosted by the Montana Farm Bureau Young Farmers and Ranchers Committee and the employees of the USDA/ARS Fort Keogh.
During the Montana Farm Bureau Fly-In June 10-13 in Washington, D.C. Montana Farm Bureau members had excellent opportunities to meet with lawmakers and agency personnel.
A cookout of Americans’ favorite foods for July 4th, including hot dogs, cheeseburgers, pork spare ribs, potato salad, baked beans, lemonade and watermelon, will cost just a few cents more this year, coming in at less than $6 per person.
Farm families are under increased stress this season, challenged by weather, trade issues, the farm economy and many other factors that are out of their control.
Representative Alan Redfield (HD-59) from Livingston received the Friend of Farm Bureau Award. This award is given to the representative who had the highest overall scores on MFBF’s legislative scorecard and who supported agriculture through their voting record, bill sponsorship and leadership with various committees.
Representative Ray Shaw (HD-71) from Sheridan received the Distinguished Service Golden Plow Award during MFBF's Summer Conference. This award is given to termed-out legislators who have exhibited exemplary service and dedication to agriculture in their tenure.