Get to Know Your Montana Food System Video Series

Publication Date: January 17, 2023

Get to Know Your Montana Food System video series showcases leaders from diverse food system sectors in Montana sharing about their work. In the videos, interviewees share about their experience from their food system sector or asset area, challenges they face, areas of opportunity, and recommendations for community food systems across the state in their line of work.

These videos were made as part of AERO’s Montana Food Economy Initiative program in 2022-2025.

This material is based upon work that is supported by the National Institute of Food and Agriculture, U.S. Department of Agriculture, under award number 2019-38640-29880 through the Western Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education program under project number WRGR20-009. USDA is an equal opportunity employer and service provider. Any opinions, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this publication are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the view of the U.S. Department of Agriculture.

Farming with David Oien

Food Access with Gretchen Boyer

Farming with Jim Barngrover

Soil Health and Land Access with Neva Hassanein

Farm to School with Elle Ross

Processing with Jan Tusick

Composting with Happy Trash Can


  • Agriculture
  • Community-based food system
  • Education


  • Eating
  • Production

Project Resource

  • Education Materials


  • Community Food System Toolkit