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Preserving family farms & ranches

Connecting Communities

At the end of the day, Montana Farmers Union is about keeping family farms growing for the next generation.  

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The Campaign for Food Security

Having reliable access to a sufficient quantity of affordable and nutritious food. Food security incorporates a measure of resilience to future disruption or unavailability of critical food supply due to various risk factors. COVID-19 has revealed that we do not have food security in Montana or the U.S.A.

Latest News

MFU Praises Tester, Grassley for Spot Market Bill

50-14 Bill will discourage market manipulation by corporate meat packers This week, Senators Tester and Grassley introduced legislation to deter big meat packers from manipulating the market. The ‘50-14’ Spot[…] Read more

MFU Comments on COVID Relief BILL

March 11, 2021 HELENA, Mont. — Rural communities are big beneficiaries from the COVID-19 relief bill Congress passed on Wednesday.The $1.9 trillion bill has some well-known provisions, such as $1,400 stimulus checks,[…] Read more

Apply Now for 2021 Leadership Co-hort!

Applications for FUEL Program due May 20Farmers – Union – Enterprises – Leadership The FUEL program is intended to empower future leaders in the Farmers Union Enterprise states of North[…] Read more

Montana Farmers Union Appreciates Action on Meat Inspection Bill

Great Falls, MT- Montana Farmers Union appreciates the efforts of two state law makers whose work to amend HB2, the budget bill, and one to explore more opportunity for meat[…] Read more

Montana Farmers Union to Host Traveling Workshop Series

Great Falls, MT- Montana Farmers Union is excited to host the traveling workshop series Rebuilding Food Resiliency. In May MFU is taking the program to Havre, Lewistown, Shelby and Choteau.[…] Read more

Legislative Update, April 16

Budget Bills that MFU supported this week: HB 14 – Long-Range Building Bonding Program: In HB 14, MFU supports the funding request for the Montana Veterinarian Diagnostic and Ag Analytical[…] Read more

Business Boosters

An excellent opportunity to show support for Montana farmers, ranchers and communities. Support Montana’s number one industry by joining the Montana Farmers Union Business Booster Club. 

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