EPA’s Waters of the U.S. Changes Impacts Ranchers and Water Quality

On Friday November 14th, the Montana Stockgrowers Association (MSGA), Montana Association of State Grazing Districts (MASGD), Montana CattleWomen (MCW) and the Montana Public Lands Council (MPLC), submitted comments to EPA regarding the Proposed Rule regarding the definition of “Waters of the U.S.” under the Clean Water Act . Montana has long been known as an…

Seeking Applications and Nominations for Young Ag Couples Conference

We are looking for Young Stockgrowers interested in attending the 35th Annual Young Ag Couples Conference in Helena, January 21-24, 2015 at the Red Lion Colonial Hotel. Hosted by the Montana Department of Agriculture, the conference will explore contemporary issues facing family operated agri-business as well as development of leadership skills needed to survive in…

Montana Stockgrowers 130th Annual Convention December 11-13 2014 Billings

Stockgrowers 130th Annual Convention Planned for Dec. 11-13 in Billings

Purchase your tickets now to receive the early registration discount Visit mtbeef.org/annual-convention for more information RSVP to the Facebook Event for continued updates Do not miss your chance to attend Montana’s largest ranching industry Convention and Trade Show. The Montana Stockgrowers Association (MSGA) and Montana CattleWomen invites you to join us for our 130th Annual…

Stockgrowers encourages industry to consider stakes of checkoff reform

In response to beef industry stakeholder concerns about the structure and proposed reform of the national beef checkoff program, Montana Stockgrowers Association (MSGA) encourages cattle producers to consider critically what is at stake for the industry research, education and promotion efforts. On September 30th, Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack announced intentions to implement a new…

Glenna Stucky Avon - Ranching Woman of the Year - Montana Stockgrowers

Nominations for Ranching Woman of the Year Due November 1

The Montana Stockgrowers Association is seeking nominations for the 2014 Montana Ranching Woman of the Year. The annual award is presented to an MSGA member who has made great contributions to the Montana ranching community and has gone above and beyond to support their family and friends. Nominations are due November 1 and the recipient…