A guide to the state’s top crops, livestock, agribusiness, tourism, food safety and local products, Grown in Montana is published by the Montana Department of Agriculture. Happy National Beer Day 2016, thanks to the barley grown by your Montana producers! The Growth Through Agriculture Mini Grant/Loan program (Mini Grant/Loan program) is a branch of the Montana Growth Through Agriculture program and was authorized by the 2009 Montana Legislature to encourage economic and agricultural development. Applications for Mini Grant projects are accepted June 1st at 2:00 p.m. and December 1st at 2:00 p.m. Pesticide and Nursery Changes Ahead License applications or renewals for Montana Commodity Dealers and Commodity Warehouses are due by July 1, 2016. Please, for the bees, check before you spray. Weeds International Year of Pulses Montana Food and Ag Development Center Network

Check out the
newest issue of
Grown in Montana magazine

A guide to the state’s top crops, livestock, agribusiness, tourism, food safety and local products.

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Pesticide Changes

EPA’s proposed C&T rules, pesticide fees, WPS, pesticide statute and rules.
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Nursery Changes

Legislative updates and proposed fee structure.
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Pesticide License
Testing


Available by appointment throughout April at the Bozeman Field Office
2273 Boothill Court
Suite 120


Contact Theresa Schrum at 406-587-9067 or email TSchrum@mt.gov for more information.

The Food and Ag
Development Center Network

Helping Grow Montana Food Businesses


Develop your business plan, access funding, and improve your marketing through free consultations with the FADC Network.

Seed Dealer
License Applications
and Renewals

Due by July 1, 2016.

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Pesticide
Container
Recycling

Helping to keep pesticide container plastic out of Montana landfills.

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GTA Mini Grant/Loan
Applications Due by June 1

The Growth Through Agriculture Mini Grant/Loan program was authorized by the 2009 Montana Legislature to encourage economic and agricultural development.

Click here for application info >>

Commodity Dealer
and Warehouse
License Applications
and Renewals

Due by July 1, 2016

Click here for forms and fee info >>

 
State Grain Lab Offers Online Services

The State Grain Laboratory now offers online certificates using a secure portal. Registered users can print certificates and email them to customers.

 
 
Director Ron de Yong

Director Ron de Yong

Director's Message
 

Department Mission
"To protect producers and consumers,
and to enhance and develop
agriculture and allied industries."