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Crop Development Programs

Crops With Specific Programs or Requirements

 
Seed potatoes
Seed potatoes from the Townsend area

Camelina

Oilseed crop with with potential for energy development. Info

 

Cherries

Graded and inspected for markets worldwide. Cherry Research and Market Development Program funded by producers and directed by a Cherry Advisory Comittee.

 

Peas, Lentils and Chickpeas

Markets are expanding for "pulse crops" that fix nitrogen and provide rotational benefits with grain. Pulse Crop Research and Market Development Program is funded by industry fees and led by the Pulse Crop Advisory Council

 

Potatoes

Shipping point inspections provided for more than 2 million hundredweight of seed potatoes shipped to Idaho, Oregon and Washington. Potatoes shipped to restaurants and grocery wholesalers inspected by the Produce Program. Potato Research and Market Development Program funded by industry is led by Montana Potato Advisory Committee.

 

Wheat & Barley

The Montana Wheat & Barley Bureau administers research and marketing activities for Montana small grain crops under the guidance of the Montana Wheat & Barley Committee.

 
 
 

Contacts

 

Lee Boyer
Montana Department of Agriculture
302 N Roberts
Helena, MT 59601
Phone: (406) 444-2402
E-mail: lboyer@mt.gov
Fax: (406) 444-9442

Andy Gray
Commodity Services Bureau Chief
Montana Department of Agriculture
302 N Roberts
Helena, MT 59601
Phone: (406) 444-3730
E-mail: angray@mt.gov
Fax: (406) 444-7336

Chad Lee
Montana Department of Agriculture
302 N Roberts
Helena, MT 59601
Phone: (406) 444-2402
E-mail: chlee@mt.gov
Fax: (406) 444-9442

 

Published: 2011/06/22 11:22:00 MDT.
Last Modified: 2012/04/05 16:09:47 MDT