NEW ORLEANS – This week farmers and ranchers from across the nation are gathered in New Orleans, LA for the American Farm Bureau Federation’s (AFBF) 100th Annual Convention.
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BILLINGS – Malt barley and sugar beets are two very important crops to Montana and Wyoming farmers and the economy. This week, both crops were in the spotlight during a symposium hosted by the Mountain States Crop Education Association in Billings.
Despite recent trade tariffs and tensions along the Mexican border, Montana barley growers got a bit of a moral boost recently.
Each year, fairs and stock shows bring people together and give farmers and ranchers a break during the busy summer months.
From crop and livestock market fluctuations to trade wars to a farm bill that almost didn’t happen, Montana farmers and ranchers have experienced a lot this year.
The hype surrounding the legalization of industrial hemp is undeniable but if you grow it, what do you do with it?
As another year draws to a close, the Montana Livestock Loss Board says Montana ranchers once again faced economic losses due to livestock predation.
BILLINGS – Montana’s sheep industry is thankful to have a new sheep extension specialist at Montana State University after several years without. And the man
BILLINGS- America’s farmers and ranchers are about to get an early Christmas present-a new farm bill. The House of Representatives followed through with passage of
After a 15-year absence, American lamb has returned to Japan and some people in the United States sheep industry are excited to have the export
BILLINGS- Montana ranchers produce some of highest quality beef you’ll find anywhere, but lately plant-based proteins and lab-grown meat have grabbed headlines and cattlemen and cattlewomen want to protect the integrity of their industry through proper labeling of alternative proteins.
BILLINGS – The Montana Farm Bureau Federation held its 99th annual meeting in Billings last week, which is a series of educational workshops, renowned speakers,
Montana is known for growing some of the best barley in the world, and a lot of that commodity is used to make beer. Hops are also an essential component of the brewing process.
BILLINGS – Another sugar beet harvest is in the books for Montana and northern Wyoming sugar growers.
BILLINGS – Another Montana Farmers Union Convention is in the books and farmers and ranchers from across Montana have helped set the organization’s policy for the coming year.