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June 18, 2021

MGGA President Tours the Snake River With Other Industry Leaders

Great Falls – Montana Grain Growers Association President, Mitch Konen, spent a couple days with industry leaders hosted by Idaho Grain Producers Association and Idaho Farm Bureau Federation to learn more about the lower for Snake River dams and the entire Columbia-Snake River system.

“Utilizing the waterways provides for safe, affordable and low emission form of transportation for moving commodities to market and consumers benefit with access to high quality grains.” MGGA President Mitch Konen said, “MGGA will continue to work with and support industry leaders in the region to ensure waterways are accessible to move commodities to global markets.”


The Montana Grain Growers Association is a commodity specific organization representing the interests of Montana wheat and barley growers. We use the contacts and experience gained over the past 60+ years to affect the laws, regulations and rules that we farm by. We are recognized as an influential commodity organization in our state and country and we use that influence to make things happen.