Yf&R Interest Articles




FUSION Conference brings together ag committees, inspirational ideas


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.

Young farmers and ranchers talk politics, learn about the legislature


Learning about agency work, meeting with legislators and watching a Senate Floor Session was all part of the Montana Farm Bureau Young Farmers and Ranchers Calling on the Capitol January 31-February 1 in Helena.

Montana young rancher competes in national Farm Bureau Discussion Meet


Cali Rae Rooney, winner of the Montana Farm Bureau Young Farmer & Rancher Discussion Meet, had the opportunity to compete at the national level during American Farm Bureau’s 100th Annual Convention.

Young Farmer and Rancher Calling on the Capitol held in Helena


The YF&R Calling on the Capitol provides an excellent way for ag enthusiasts ages 18-35 to learn about the Montana Legislative Session and the work Montana Farm Bureau does in the state capital.

Young Farmer & Rancher Calling on the Capitol


The 66th Session of the Montana State Legislature is underway and MFBF is providing you, the Young Farmer and Rancher members of our organization, an opportunity to let YOUR voice be heard.

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.