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Public Notices

  

BOARD OF MILK CONTROL MEETING ANNOUNCEMENTS

 

Date & Time Location Attachments/Information

November 30, 2018 meeting CANCELLED

No meeting scheduled

 

 

 

 

  

PRODUCER COMMITTEE MEETING ANNOUNCEMENTS 

 

Date & Time Location Attachments/Information

No meeting

scheduled

 

 

 

 

 

REQUEST FOR APPLICATIONS TO FILL TWO VACANCIES ON THE PRODUCER COMMITTEE

The Board of Milk Control is requesting applications to fill two vacancies on the Producer Committee for the term ending December 31, 2019.  Download an explanatory cover letter and application using the following hyperlink Producer Committee Application.  Applications for appointment to the committee are due by January 7, 2019 and should be sent to the Milk Control Bureau. 

 

 

MONTANA MILK MARKET REGULATION STUDY FINAL REPORT:  

In November 2017, the Board of Milk Control contracted Dairy Technomics LLC to conduct a study of milk market regulation in Montana. The final report for the study was received in June 2018. Download the final report using the hyperlink below.

Montana Milk Market Regulation Study Final Report - June 2018 

 

RULE MAKING ACTIVITY:  

MAR 32-18-290 (Proposed Amendments to ARM 32.24.480 (Producer Pricing Rules: Class II and Class III Milk Price Formulas)

On July 6, 2018, the Board of Milk Control proposed amendments to ARM 32.24.480 pertaining to producer pricing rules, specifically the Class II and Class III milk price formulas. The board received two comments during the comment period and receive no comments at a hearing held on August 3, 2018.  The board adopted the amendments proposed in MAR 32-18-290 as proposed.  The notice of adoption summarizes the comments received and includes the board's response.  The notice of adoption includes written findings and conclusions.  The amendments become effective September 19, 2018 and will first affect the October 2018 price announcement.

MAR 32-18-290 (proposal) 

Adoption of MAR 32-18-290 (as proposed)

Administrative Order

 

 

MAR 32-18-288 (Licensee Assessments: Milk Equivalent Conversion Factors & FY2019 Milk Control Assessment Rates)

On January 12, 2018, the Board of Milk Control and the Department of Livestock proposed amendments to ARM 32.24.450 pertaining to licensee assessments.  The board received no comments during the comment period. The board adopted the amendments proposed in MAR 32-18-288 as proposed. The amendments become effective July 1, 2018.

MAR 32-18-288 (proposal) 

Adoption of MAR 32-18-288 (as proposed)

Administrative Order

 

       

BOARD OF MILK CONTROL - MEETING MINUTES

Official Minutes - Audio Files

Minutes Audio Recordings
August 22, 2018 (Time Stamp PDF) Audio
June 25, 2018 (Time Stamp PDF) Audio
April 30, 2018 (Time Stamp PDF) Audio
December 14, 2017 (Time Stamp PDF) Audio
November 8, 2017 (PDF)  No Audio
August 31, 2017 (Time Stamp PDF) Audio
May 23, 2017 (Time Stamp PDF) Audio
March 31, 2017 (Time Stamp PDF) Audio
January 6, 2017 (Time Stamp PDF) Audio
October 4, 2016 (Time Stamp PDF) Audio
August 29, 2016 (Time Stamp PDF) Audio
March 25, 2016 (Time Stamp PDF) Audio
February 4, 2016 (Time Stamp PDF) Audio
December 3, 2015 (Time Stamp PDF) Audio
October 13, 2015 (Time Stamp PDF)  Audio
August 11, 2015 (Time Stamp PDF) Audio
May 21, 2015 (Time Stamp PDF) Audio
January 15, 2015 (PDF)       No Audio
December 18, 2014 (PDF)  No Audio
June 10, 2014 (PDF)  No Audio
February 14, 2014 (PDF)  No Audio
 

PRODUCER COMMITTEE - MEETING MINUTES

October 9, 2018 (PDF)
August 1, 2018 (PDF)
June 27, 2018 (PDF)
June 5, 2018 (PDF)
April 4, 2018 (PDF)
October 31, 2017 (PDF)
March 10, 2017 (PDF)
September 26, 2016 (PDF)
August 29, 2016 (PDF)
August 1, 2016 (PDF)
September 1, 2015 (PDF)
August 4, 2015 (PDF)
July 7, 2015 (PDF)
May 5, 2015 (PDF)
October 23, 2014 (PDF)
July 14, 2014 (PDF)

 

Milk Control Bureau Information

Contact Information

Department of Livestock
Milk Control Bureau
1404 8th Ave
PO Box 202003
Helena, MT 59620-2003
(406) 444-2875
Email Us

Board Members

Chairman- W. Scott Mitchell

Vice Chairman-Jerrold A. Weissman

Board Member -Brian C. Beerman

Board Member -Jim Parker

Board Member -Erik Somerfeld

For more Board Member information please click HERE.