Montana Department of Livestock

Here to serve the people of Montana and its livestock industry.

Milk Control Bureau Information

Contact Information

Department of Livestock
Milk Control Bureau
1225 8th Ave
PO Box 202003
Helena, MT 59620-2003
(406) 444-2875
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Board Members

Chair - Ken Bryan

Board Member - Brian C. Beerman

Board Member - Staci Ketchum

Board Member - W. Scott Mitchell

Board Member - Travis Stroh

For more Board Member information please click HERE.

Milk Control Bureau

Public Notices

  

BOARD OF MILK CONTROL MEETING ANNOUNCEMENTS

 

Date & Time Location Attachments/Information

October 27, 2021

9:00 AM

Department of Livestock
301 N. Roberts Street, Helena, Montana

Also virtual via Zoom.  Please refer to the agenda for Zoom information. 

Agenda

ARM & MCA

  

PRODUCER COMMITTEE MEETING ANNOUNCEMENTS 

 

Date & Time Location Attachments/Information

TBA

 

 

 

 

RULE MAKING ACTIVITY:  

MAR 32-21-316 (Milk Price Forward Contracts)

On April 29, 2021, the Board of Milk Control voted to propose amendments to ARM 32.24.150; ARM 32.24.470; ARM 32.24.512; and ARM 32.24.515 to implement 2021 Senate Bill 131, which goes into effect on July 1, 2021 and enables Montana dairy producers and distributors to enter into milk price forward contracts.

MAR 32-21-316 (proposal)

 

MAR 32-20-313 (Amendments to ARM 32.24.450 Milk Control Assessments)

On January 15, 2021, the Board of Milk Control adopted amendments to ARM 32.24.450 pertaining to milk control assessment rates that go into effect on July 1, 2021.  The adopted rates will decrease milk control assessments by 4.5%.

MAR 32-20-313 (notice of adoption)

MAR 32-20-313 (proposal)

 

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 

 

      

BOARD OF MILK CONTROL - MEETING MINUTES

Official Minutes - Audio Files

 

PRODUCER COMMITTEE - MEETING MINUTES

 

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