Governance

How is Fur Commission USA governed?

 

Fur Commission USA is governed by an elected nine-member Board of Directors. Only fur farmers are eligible to serve as Board members. Fur farmers and veterinarians serve on various Fur Commission USA committees.

 

Is Fur Commission USA affiliated with other agriculture organizations?

 

Fur Commission USA is a member of and/or works closely with the following leading national agriculture organizations: the American Farm Bureau Federation, the California Farm Bureau, the New York Farm Bureau, the Utah Farm Bureau, the Wisconsin Farm Bureau, the Animal Agriculture Alliance, American Agri-Women, and the Wisconsin Agribusiness Council.

It is also a member of the Discovery Institute and the National Animal Interest Alliance.

 

Outside the US, it is a member of the Fur Institute of Canada and the International Fur Trade Federation.