"To protect producers and consumers and to enhance and develop agriculture and allied industries."
Montana Department of Agriculture operates more than 30 programs, many funded entirely through user fees. These include regulatory programs that protect producers, consumers and the environment, as well as development and marketing programs to foster growth in Montana agriculture. The Director's Office also serves as an advocate for Montana agriculture in national and international forums and works to make the department's programs accessible to the public. Select a navigation link for more information.
Director: Ron de Yong
Central Services Division Administrator: Libbi H. Lovshin
Attorney: Cort Jensen
Public Information Specialist: Ron Zellar
Deputy Director and Administrator: Joel A. Clairmont, (406) 444-2402
Ag Marketing & Business Development Bureau
Rural Development Bureau
State Grain Laboratory, Great Falls
Administrator: Greg Ames, (406) 444-2944
Analytical Laboratory Bureau, Bozeman
Commodity Services Bureau
Pest Management Bureau
Technical Services Bureau
The department receives advice from, and has attached to it, the following:
Montana Department of Agriculture
302 N Roberts
Helena, MT 59601
Phone: (406) 444-3144
Fax: (406) 444-5409
Published: October 13, 2010 2:13:00 PM MDT.
Last Modified: June 6, 2012 9:30:34 AM MDT