Yf&R Interest Articles




Montana State University student winner of Collegiate Farm Bureau Discussion Meet


Cody Boyce, a senior studying animal science at Montana State University, was named winner of the 2018 Collegiate Farm Bureau Discussion Meet Dec 8 in Big Timber.

Young farmers and ranchers donate $6000  to the Montana Food Bank Network


The MFBF Young Farmers and Ranchers Committee presented a check for $6000 to the Montana Food Bank Network (MFBN) at the MFBF YF&R Luncheon Thursday, November 8 in Billings.

Hone ag knowledge, win a Polaris UTV at the YF&R Discussion Meet


The Discussion Meet is a competitive event that simulates a committee meeting where discussion and active participation are expected from each participant. Participants build basic discussion skills and develop a keen understanding of important agricultural issues.

Farm Bureau YF&R competitive events offer great prizes, education


Farm Bureau, at both the state and national level, offers excellent opportunities for young farmers and ranchers to hone their knowledge about agriculture and win amazing prizes.

Hoofin’ it for Hunger Race held in October in Miles City


Get out those running shoes and start preparing for the annual Montana Farm Bureau Young Farmers and Ranchers (YF&R) Hoofin’ it for Hunger trail run Saturday, Oct. 6 in Miles City. The race raises money for the Montana Food Bank Network.

Polaris continues sponsorship of Young Farmers and Ranchers competition


MFBF's Young Farmer and Rancher Committee is thrilled that for the fourth year, Montana Polaris is the sponsor of the YF&R Discussion Meet, awarding a Ranger® Side by Side UTV to the winner of that competition.

Registration is open for the 2018 Young Ag Leadership Conference


This exciting, one-of-a-kind conference is set to take place October 5-7 at the Big Horn Resort in Billings, MT. YALC is a collaborative effort between nine of Montana’s agricultural organizations.

Young Ag Leadership Conference slated for Billings in October


Mark your calendar! Montana’s Fifteenth Annual Young Ag Leadership Conference (YALC) is set to take place October 5- 7, 2018 at the Big Horn Resort in Billings

Young Farmer and Rancher Tour covers diverse look at Sidney agriculture


“This is the fourth year that our YF&R Committee has held an Ag Tour. We wanted to bring people to the eastern side of the state, especially to highlight what is going on with the Intake Diversion/Lower Yellowstone Project,” said Ben Johnson, who serves as District 6 Chair of the YF&R Committee.

Learn about eastern Montana agriculture during YF&R Ag Tour in Sidney


Ever wander around a sugar beet factory? Want to learn about the controversy surrounding the Lower Yellowstone Intake Diversion Dam? Plan to take part in the Montana Farm Bureau Young Farmers and Ranchers Regional Ag Tour June 1-2 in Sidney.