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  1. Montana FSA: USDA Reopens Enrollment for Improved Dairy Safety Net Tool

    Wed Apr 4, 2018 11:26 AM

    WASHINGTON, April 3, 2018— U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue is encouraging dairy producers to consider enrolling in the new and improved Margin Protection Program for Dairy (MPP-Dairy), which will provide better protections for dairy producers from shifting milk and feed prices. With changes authorized under the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2018, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Farm Service Agency (FSA) has set the enrollment period to run from April 9, 2018 to June 1, 2018.

  2. Montana FSA: Low Interest Emergency Physical Loss Loans Available for Producers in Lewis & Clark County with Assistance to Producers in Surrounding Counties

    Fri Mar 30, 2018 11:19 AM

    BOZEMAN, Mont., March 30, 2018 – U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Farm Service Agency (FSA) Acting Administrator Steve Peterson today announced that physical loss loans are available for Lewis and Clark County in Montana. Farm operators who have suffered major physical losses caused by extreme cold that occurred from Feb. 17, 2018, through Feb. 25, 2018, may be eligible for emergency loans.

  3. Montana FSA: Nine Livestock Indemnity Program Public Meetings Scheduled Across Montana

    Wed Mar 14, 2018 05:31 PM

    BOZEMAN, Mont., March 14, 2018 - USDA Farm Service Agency (FSA) State Executive Mike Foster today announced nine public meetings for livestock producers scheduled in March and April 2018. The meetings are open to the public.

  4. Montana FSA: Secretary Perdue Statement on Confirmation of Bill Northey for Key USDA Post

    Tue Feb 27, 2018 04:16 PM

    (Washington, D.C., February 27, 2018) – U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue today applauded the Senate’s long-awaited confirmation of Bill Northey to the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA). Northey will serve as Under Secretary for Farm and Foreign Agricultural Service (FFAS)*.

  5. Montana FSA: Trump Administration Appoints Michael Foster to Serve as State Executive Director for USDA’s Farm Service Agency in Montana

    Tue Feb 20, 2018 01:24 PM

    Bozeman, Mont., Feb. 20, 2018 - The Trump Administration recently appointed Michael Foster as the new State Executive Director (SED) for the USDA Montana Farm Service Agency (FSA). Foster began his new position on Feb. 20, 2018.