Food Cooperatives

Loyal to Local Cooperative - Bitterroot Valley based producer cooperative with a multifarm CSA program and collaborative wholesale sales to local restaurants and groceries
Visit their website or contact manager Marcia at
Western Montana Growers Cooperative - Missoula-based producer cooperative with over 50 participating farmers that serves entire Western half of state. Visit their website  or contact or email
Montana Poultry Growers Cooperative - Cooperative feed ordering, rental equipment, and USDA Certified processing facility in Hamilton.

Education Resources:

O'hara Commons: Education, Resource Sharing and Demonstration Gardens. 406-369-6451, 111 S. Fourth St, Hamilton,

ABC Acres: Permaculture and children's classes. 406-210-5710, 364 S. McCarthy Loop, Hamilton,,

Ravalli County Extension Services406-375-6611, 215 S Fourth St, Hamilton,

AERO's Montana Food Economy Initiative: Supports the development of a regional food economy through the use of values-based supply chains and information sharing


Farm and Ranch Financial and Business Planning Support:

Ravalli County Economic Development Authority: Provides cost free business and financial planning and entrepreneurial support services which includes grants, loans, technical expertise, relocation assistance, quality workforce and more.
Missoula Community Food & Ag Coalition: CFAC develops and strengthens Missoula County’s food system and that of the surrounding region. cfacinfo@missoulacfac.org406-926-1004, 


Food Safety and GAP Education:

Alternative Energy Resources Organizationoffers workshops around the state to help farmers, producers, and business-people better understand and use updated food regulations.

Montana Manufacturing Extension Center: Food safety training and business development in Missoula.

Mission Mountain Food Enterprise Center: helps Montanans innovate and grow businesses that produce and commercialize food, agricultural and renewable energy products and processes, based in Ronan.


Food Processing Resources:

Moonlight Kitchens: Commercial kitchen in Missoula., 406-926-2720, website  

Montana Poultry Growers Cooperative: USDA certified Processing in Hamilton, rental mobile processing equipment, and cooperative feed buying, website

Hamilton Senior Center Commercial Kitchen820 North 4th Street, 406-363-5181, Facebook Page

Ravalli County Fairgrounds Commercial Kitchen 100 Old Corvallis Rd, Hamilton, (406)


Ag Worker Health:

Ag Worker Health and Services: This affordable, income-based clinic for all agriculture workers is located at 9801 Valley Grove Dr., on the west side of Highway 93 just north of Lolo. For more information, call 273-4633 or visit their Website


 Have resources to add to our list? Please contact Amy at 406-961-3025 or