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Join us to protect and enhance the economic interests and quality of life of Minnesota family farmers, ranchers and rural residents.

What we do

Farmers Union is a grassroots, member-driven organization working for family farmers and rural communities. We believe in fair farm and rural policy that guarantees a safe and abundant food supply, provides family farmers with fair prices for their labor, and revitalizes rural Minnesota.

Legislation

Legislation

Amplifying the voice of family farmers and rural residents in St. Paul and Washington.

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Cooperation

Cooperation

Collectively organizing for fair prices and sound agricultural policy.

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Education

Education

Building future leaders with summer camps and New Leader Academy.

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How MFU can help you

Together, we make up a collective voice from all corners of Minnesota and all kinds of agriculture — big, medium and small — that represents YOU in government at all levels.

How MFU can help you

  • Learn from other farmers
  • Help shape policy that’s important to you
  • Grow your leadership skills
  • Network and make friends
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What’s new with MFU?

We’re always working for the interests of our farmer members and to educate our communities.
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In this special issue, read about the Women of Minnesota Farmers Union. This issue, created in honor of Women's History Month, recognizes the contributions of women to Minnesota Farmers Union. Read about the first female vice president, an early education director and the 1966 women's fly-in where 101 Minnesota women flew to Washington, D.C.

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Events

Mar
25

March 25 @ 8:00 am - 2:00 pm

Dodge County Expo

Triton High School
Mar
30

March 30 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Happy Dancing Turtle: Update on local meat processing efforts

Leader Community Hall
Apr
05

April 5 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm

Dakota County MFU “Lunch-N-Learn”

Dakota County Extension
Apr
05

April 5 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Chisago County MFU April Gathering

Uncommon Loon Brewery
Apr
10

April 10 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Solar energy Lunch-N-Learn

The Oaks Golf Club

Farmers Union Welcomes Everyone

If you aren’t an active farmer but still care deeply about food security, renewable energy, trade issues, health care, land use, the environment and myriad other issues, you will find that Minnesota Farmers Union is a place where you have a voice. Help preserve family farms and rural communities by joining MFU as a consumer member.