Read the latest news from the MFB AgNews Wire:
MFBF applauds the passage of the Montana Water Rights Protection Act out of the Committee on Indian Affairs. The legislation was introduced by Senator Steve Daines and co-sponsored by Senator Jon Tester.
The Young Ag Leadership Conference (YALC) host organizations and committee regret to announce the cancellation of YALC 2020.
MFBF members had an excellent opportunity to visit with U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Andrew Wheeler, July 24 in Kalispell. Wheeler’s trip included a visit to Montana State University’s Northwestern Agricultural Research Center.
Montana Farm Bureau is pleased to see the USDA report on price disparities for cattle and beef. However, the state’s largest agricultural organization is still awaiting the Department of Justice’s report concerning price manipulation by beef processors.
MFBF applauds the Council on Environmental Quality's final rule, the “Update to the Regulations Implementing the Procedural Provisions of the National Environmental Policy Act.” This is the first comprehensive update to the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) in 40 years.