Letter to the Editor - Support American family farms
Last updated 7/25/2022 at 7:41pm
I want to address something that is very personal to me, the American family farm. I grew up on a malt barley farm in Fairfield that has been in my family since the early 1950s and is still worked by my father today. I, like so many others on the Hi-Line and in Montana, cherish the memories and values we learned while living on the family farm. Driving grain trucks, setting dams, moving sprinklers and delivering lunches during harvest are all jobs many Montana farm families can relate to.
One of the biggest threats to America’s economy is the loss of the family farm. Rece...