Read the latest news from the MFB AgNews Wire:
On Earth Day (April 22) and throughout the year, farmers and ranchers are dedicated to an important mission – feeding Americans. Check out 11 enviro-facts about how farmers produce a bounty of food for consumers.
Provisions for specialty crop programs, improvements on conservation and rural development programs are in this farm bill. Especially important to Montana farmers and ranchers is improvement to crop insurance and disaster assistance.
Race coordinators and volunteers from three Miles City races announce an exciting new race series that kicks off in 2018—the Miles City Triple Crown. Runners are invited to participate in the Triple Crown with races held in May, August and October.
Requirements for commercial hay hauling have been waived due the impact of the severe weather on hay supplies. Yesterday, Governor Steve Bullock signed an Executive Order that exempts vehicles from certain size and weight limits for a specific, limited time during emergency circumstances.
Higher retail prices for several foods including eggs, orange juice, meat products, bagged salad, shredded cheddar and vegetable oil resulted in a slight increase in the American Farm Bureau Federation’s Spring Picnic Marketbasket Survey.