Great Falls, Mont.— Montana farmers now have a larger voice on the national stage, as two Montana Wheat and Barley Committee (MWBC) members have been selected to lead national grower organizations. Chris Kolstad, of Ledger, was selected as Chairman of U.S. Wheat Associates for the upcoming year, while Buzz Mattelin of Culbertson will serve as Vice President of the National Barley Growers Association.
“Montana farmers should feel very proud that Chris and Buzz will represent them in these roles,” said Collin Watters, Executive Vice President of the MWBC. “Their experience and knowledge will serve Montana and the nation well as they take the reins of these important organizations.”
Kolstad is the fourth generation of his family to
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