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Montana Beef Can Help With Food Security Issues

The issues of meat distribution and supply chain stability caused by the COVID virus are impacting Montana beef producers and commodity prices. A recent article in the Billings Gazette headlined “Meatpacker struggle exposes challenges for Montana consumers, ranchers” outlines the severity of the problem, and in doing so makes a case for expanding the opportunities for local beef to serve local markets.