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Farm Bureau National Commodity Conference covers pertinent issues

7/24/2017

During the 2017 Farm Bureau National Commodity Conference July 16-18 in Rogers, Ark., state Farm Bureau commodity leaders shared issues and policy development ideas for their states to submit for national resolutions.

Understanding Exempt Water Rights

7/5/2017

MFBF is urging landowners to pay attention to a notice received from the state regarding the opportunity to file on an Exempt Water Right.

Farm Bureau urges prioritization of American ag in NAFTA renegotiations

7/5/2017

Farm Bureau looks forward to working with the administration, Congress, and officials in Canada and Mexico to protect these important markets while addressing issues that have limited the trade potential of U.S. farmers and ranchers.

Montana Farm Bureau pleased with WOTUS rule repeal proposal

6/27/2017

Today, Environmental Protection Association Administrator Scott Pruitt officially announced the proposal to repeal the 2015 Waters of the U.S. (WOTUS) Rule.

July 4th Cookout Prices Down Slightly, Remains under $6 per person

6/27/2017

A cookout of Americans’ favorite foods for the Fourth of July, including hot dogs, cheeseburgers, pork spare ribs, potato salad, baked beans, lemonade and chocolate milk, will cost slightly less this year.

Legislation Offers Relief from Federal Water Extortion

6/22/2017

The Water Rights Protection Act introduced in the House could bring U.S. ranchers much-needed relief from ongoing efforts by the federal government to extort privately held water rights from law-abiding citizens.

Montana legislators receive Outstanding Friend of Farm Bureau Award

6/13/2017

Senator Jeff Welborn (SD-36) from Dillon and Representative Walt Sales (HD-69) from Manhattan received the Friend of Farm Bureau Award during Montana Farm Bureau’s Summer Conference June 6-8 in Fairmont Hot Springs.

Trade agreement with China good for Montana beef producers

6/13/2017

Montana cattle may well show up on Chinese dinner tables thanks to an historic agreement between the United States and China. The U.S. Department of Agriculture has reached a final agreement with Chinese officials on final details of a protocol to allow the U.S. to begin the beef exports to China.

State vet addresses current cattle diseases at Farm Bureau Summer Conference

6/13/2017

Tuberculosis (TB) and Johne’s Disease are two bovine health issues that cattle ranchers should be aware of, according to Montana’s State Veterinarian Marty Zaluski. Zaluski was addressing ranchers during the Montana Farm Bureau Summer Conference in Fairmont Hot Springs.

Montana legislators receive Distinguished Service Golden Plow Award

6/13/2017

Senator Chas Vincent (SD-1 from Libby and Senator Eric Moore (SD-19) from Miles City received the Distinguished Service Golden Plow Award during Montana Farm Bureau’s Summer Conference June 6-8 in Fairmont Hot Springs.

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