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Farm Bureau comments on WOTUS jurisdiction change

1/23/2018

With a large percentage of Montana slated to be regulated under the 2015 Waters of the U.S. (WOTUS) Rule, the Montana Farm Bureau expressed cautious optimism in today’s ruling that federal district courts have the jurisdiction to review the unlawful rule.

Orange, Gold, Green or Blue: Which one are you?

1/17/2018

Read on to learn more about Annie's Project and how it can be a great addition to your County's Program of Work.

Motor Carriers Plan to Host ELD Compliance Workshops

1/15/2018

The Montana Motor Carriers is hosting a series of workshops regarding ELD Compliance.

MFBF members experience presidential speech, networking and education during national convention

1/11/2018

President Trump, who addressed the crowd of more than 7400 touched on issues of particular importance to agriculturists such as regulations, labor and trade, and decrying the costs of excessive regulation and tallying the rules his administration has moved to eliminate.

Two Montana Farm Bureau leaders elected to national ag organization boards

1/10/2018

Hans McPherson, MFBF president, has been elected to a one-year term on the AFBF Board of Directors and Lillian Ostendorf, a Powderville rancher, has been re-elected to her 4th two-year term as western region representative on the AFBF Women’s Leadership Committee.

Farm Bureau’s Duvall Praises ‘Fresh Air’ in D.C., Calls for Better Immigration, Trade, Farm Bill

1/10/2018

Thirty MFBF members heard American Farm Bureau Federation President Zippy Duvall call on farmers and ranchers to redouble their efforts to advocate for agriculture during 2018. Duvall noted that the current administration has begun moving to undo some of the regulations that have burdened them for years.

Farm Bureau Re-elects President Zippy Duvall, Sets Agenda for 2018

1/10/2018

Delegates to the American Farm Bureau Federation’s 2018 Annual Convention unanimously re-elected AFBF President Zippy Duvall. Delegates also approved measures to help assure a prosperous agricultural and rural economy in the coming year and beyond.

Electronic Logging Devices: Where Do We Go From Here?

1/10/2018

Mandates and waivers and rules, oh my! There has been a flurry of activity around the new ELD rule since the end of November. What happened in the final weeks of 2017 and where do we go from here?

Montana Farm Bureau Young Farmer and Rancher competes at national ag event

1/8/2018

MFBF Discussion Meet winner Sophi Davis competed in two rounds of the national YF&R during the American Farm Bureau Federation Discussion Meet January 6 at the Opryland Hotel and Resort in Nashville.

#AFBF18--Highlight Reel

1/8/2018

MFBF members are busy taking in the sights of the 2018 AFBF Convention in Nashville. Here's just a small snapshot of what they've been up to the last few days.

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