News Releases

March 11, 2022

MGGA Attends Annual Wheat Conference and Commodity Classic

New Orleans, LA – Officers and staff of Montana Grain Growers (MGGA) traveled to New Orleans for the annual conference of National Association of Wheat Growers (NAWG) and Commodity Classic.

December 6, 2021

MGGA Sets Policy and Elects Officers

Great Falls – Montana Grain Growers Association wrapped up their 66th Annual Convention & Tradeshow.

June 21, 2021

MGGA Secretary Attends National Barley Growers Association in Billings

Billings – Last week, Montana Grain Growers Association Secretary, Boyd Heilig, attended the meeting in Billings.

February 8, 2021

MGGA and Montana Grains Foundation Offer Scholarships

Great Falls The Montana Grain Growers Association (MGGA) and the Montana Grains Foundation (MGF) will each offer scholarships to be used for the 2021-2022 school year.

December 23, 2020

MGGA Welcomes FY 2021 Omnibus and COVID-19 Relief Package

Great Falls – At the beginning of the week, Congress passed the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2021.

February 2, 2022

Montana Grain Growers Association and Montana Grains Foundation Offer Scholarships

Great Falls – The Montana Grain Growers Association (MGGA) and the Montana Grains Foundation (MGF) will each offer scholarships to be used for the 2022-2023 school year.

November 11, 2021

MGGA Travels to Kansas City for Fall Wheat Meetings

Great Falls – Montana Grain Growers Association leadership attended the Wheat Industry Fall Meetings in Kansas City, Missouri.

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.

January 5, 2021

MGGA Thrilled About Quality Loss Assistance Program

Great Falls – In 2018 and 2019, Montana farmers were impacted by weather events beyond their control and the relief was truly needed.

January 14, 2022

MGGA Travels to Washington, D.C. for Winter Wheat Meetings

Great Falls – Montana Grain Growers Association traveled to Washington D.C. this week to attend the Wheat Industry Winter Conference.

September 22, 2021

MGGA & MGF Welcomes Winifred Asbjornson Plant Sciences Endowed Chair

Great Falls – Montana Grain Growers Association (MGGA) and Montana Grains Foundation (MGF) applaud the selection of Dr. Venugopal Mendu to be seated in the Winifred Asbjornson Plant Sciences Chair and an Associate Professor at Montana State University this coming January.

February 24, 2021

MGGA Offers Summer Internship to FFA Members

Great Falls – President Konen, Vice President Koch and Secretary Heilig cordially invite FFA members to apply to intern with Montana Grain Growers Association.

December 31, 2020

MGGA Applauds Evidence-Based Guidelines for Dietary Guidelines for Americans

Great Falls – USDA and the Department of Health and Human Services released the new Dietary Guidelines earlier this week.