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Homegrown: Part 2

How small, community-based processors are building a more resilient Montana food system.

How small, community-based processors are building a more resilient Montana food system.

Homegrown

How small food processors are building a more resilient Montana food system.

If Montanans want to keep Montana-grown food — and the associated dollars — in-state, the local supply chain will have the be expanded. That includes storage and distribution infrastructure, but the bottleneck is mostly at the food processor level.

CSKT water compact bill clears first hurdle in U.S. Senate

If the act passes, the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes will relinquish claims to off-reservation water rights and regain control of the National Bison Range on the Flathead Indian Reservation, ending a contentious years-long debate.

A Montana water rights bill that would end a years-long debate was passed by a congressional committee today, the next step in ensuring irrigators and the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes can avoid lengthy and costly adjudication of irrigation rights.


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Farm to future

Montana’s family farms and ranches face uncertainties as producers age toward retirement.

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