How Fur Farmers Turn Waste into Beauty Worldwide, mink and fox farmers recycle over three million tons of agricultural by-products annually.
We all belong to the same bare race. We all, ultimately, care for the same things, and we are all naked apes, the children of fur.
Animal Rights Activists Accused of Going on Cross-Country Spree Defendants drove 40,000 miles to release thousands of mink from farms in Iowa, Pennsylvania, Wisconsin, Minnesota and elsewhere.
Rising Mink Prices & Production The 2015 Mink Production Report was just released this past July 24. The report by USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service, reveals that both domestic mink prices and production numbers are steadily rising.
An Interview With a Mink Farmer There are many factors to take into account when considering the ethics of raising animals for fur.
Extremists Seek to Impose Their Views “Demonstrate against Saks Fifth Avenue’s Summer Fur Promotion.”
Fur: Has a New Generation Shrugged Off the Old Stigma? New statistics from the International Fur Federation suggest a once-reviled industry is thriving.
Third Generation Still Caring for Mink Bob Zimbal, president of Zimbal Minkery in Sheboygan Falls, WI believes in providing quality care to produce the highest-quality mink pelts.
Mark Oaten, CEO of the International Fur Trade Federation Sets the Record Straight. The fur industry is regularly accused of skinning animals alive
Should I wear that coat? Toss it away? Just sell it on eBay? Twenty years ago my answer would have been clear: I would have conducted a ritual burning of the mink while enveloped in a smug glow of political correctness. Read more….