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Rana Ranch Bullfrogs

188 Jackson

Twin Falls, ID 83303

Phone: (877) 737-FROG or (208) 734-0899

Fax: (208) 734-0899

Contact: Steven A. Rivas, Owner

Notes: Laboratory animal supplier (amphibians, hamsters, mice, rats)

 

Northeastern Wildlife

4825 E. Holiday Road

Harrison, ID 83833

Phone: (208) 689-9172

Fax: (607) 844-4635

Web: www.northeasternwildlife.com

Contact: James & Elizabeth Whipple

Notes: Laboratory animal supplier (opossums, cottontail rabbits, woodchucks); also provides contract research services. See also notes.

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fur

There were 24 mink farms in Idaho in 2007 (the most recent year numbers are available), according to the National Agricultural Statistics Service.

 

Idaho Trappers Association

Web: www.idahotrappers.com

Notes: State trapping association.

 

Upper Snake River Trappers of Idaho

Web: www.uppersnakerivertrappersofidaho.org

Notes: State trapping association.

 

Jack Rose, Professor of Physiology

Department of Biological Sciences

Idaho State University

Gale Life Sciences Bldg., Room 306/307

650 Memorial Drive

Pocatello, ID 83209

Phone: (208) 282-4261

Web: www.isu.edu/~rosewill

Notes: Fur industry researcher. Received grant from Fur Commission USA (Mink Farmers Research Foundation) in 2012. Dr. Rose has received funding from the fur industry for many years to study reproduction in mink.

 

Rock Ridge Farms

312 Parkinson Road

Franklin, ID 83237

Phone: (208) 646-2559

Contact: Todd & Natalie Hansen

Notes: Mink farm.

 

Hobbs Fur Farm

331 Parkinson Road

Franklin, ID 83237

Phone: (208) 646-2418

Fax: (208) 646-2688

Contact: Boyd Hobbs, Tim Hobbs

Notes: Mink and fox farm. Located on east side of Parkinson & Little Mountain Roads.

 

Kevin Hobbs Fur Farm

4175 S. Parkinson Road

Franklin, ID 83237

Contact: Kevin Hobbs

Notes: Mink farm.

 

Hobbs Furs

24 North 1st East

Franklin, ID 83237

Phone: (208) 646-2401

Contact: Jeffrey T. Hobbs

Notes: Mink farm. Also, "pick your own" pumpkins and squash.

 

Newbold Fur Farm

30 North 1st East

Franklin, ID 83237

Phone: (208) 646-2439

Contact: Eva Gene Newbold, Don Newbold, Jr.

Notes: Mink farm.

 

Brets Mink Ranch

2904 South 2800 East

Franklin, ID 83237

Phone: (208) 646-2513 or (208) 646-2634

Contact: Bret D. & Annette Hansen

Notes: Located just south of E. Cub River Road.

 

Roger Griffeth

38 W. Main

Franklin, ID 83237

Phone: (208) 646-2245

Notes: Mink farm.

 

Kingsford & Son

250 South 1st East

Franklin, ID 83237

Phone: (208) 646-2323

Contact: Larry Dean Kingsford

Notes: Mink farm.

 

Whitehead Mink Ranch

205 South 2nd East

Franklin, ID 83237

Phone: (208) 646-2489

Contact: Jerry Whitehead

 

Scot Hansen

244 South 2nd East

Franklin, ID 83237

Phone: (208) 760-0213

Notes: Mink farm.

 

Hawkes Fur Ranch

3647 East Maple Creek Road

Franklin, ID 83237

Phone: (208) 646-2423

Contact: Jerry Hawkes, David Hawkes

Notes: Mink farm.

 

Mathews Brothers

670 Mingo Road

Grace, ID 83241

Phone: (208) 425-3351

Fax: (208) 425-3214

Contact: Mark D. Mathews, Dean M. Mathews, Blair Mathews, Richard Mathews

Notes: Mink farm.

 

Ch Farm & Fur

22485 W 10500 S

Stone, ID 83252

Phone: (208) 705-7068

Contact: Corry & Hailey Hatch

Notes: Mink and fox farm. Wild fur buyer; receiving depot for North American Fur Auctions (www.nafa.ca/wild-fur).

 

Bill & David Ball

2726 North 5600 West

Malad City, ID 83252

Notes: Mink farm. The Ball brothers also operate a fur farm in Morgan, Utah (B & D Fur Farm).

 

Lew Palmer Mink Ranch

1768 South 600 West

Preston, ID 83263

Phone: (208) 852-1375

Fax: (208) 852-0814

Contact: Lewis J. & Staci Palmer

 

Palmer Mink Ranch

1988 South 600 West

Preston, ID 83263

Contact: James R. & Linda Palmer

 

Griffin Fur Farm

440 West 800 South (440 W 8 S)

Preston, ID 83263

Phone: (208) 852-2827

Contact: Keith Griffin, Kelly Griffin

Notes: Fox farm.

 

Kent Griffeth Fur Farm

2214 S 1600 E

Preston, ID 83263

Phone: (208) 852-3118

Fax: (208) 852-3175

Contact: Kent B. & Debbie Griffeth

Notes: Mink farm. Located at southwest corner of S 1600 E and E 2200 S.

 

Doney's Mink Ranch

753 E 3200 N

Preston, ID 83263

Phone: (208) 852-2178

Fax: (208) 852-0274

Contact: Kay Doney

Notes: Mink farm.

 

Sandy Hill Mink Ranch

2951 West Hwy. 36

Weston, ID 83286

Phone: (208) 852-2307

Contact: Dwain L. & Sandra Weeks

Notes: Reported closed (summer 2009).

 

Sunny B Farms

2665 W 4400 S

Weston, ID 83286

Phone: (208) 747-3137

Fax: (208) 747-3213

Contact: Kent W. & Suzanne R. Beckstead

Notes: Mink farm.

 

Geary Fur Farm

425 S 400 W

Burley, ID 83318

Phone: (208) 678-3327

Fax: (208) 678-6098

Contact: Jed & Treena Geary

Notes: Mink farm. Located at southeast intersection of 400 S and S 400 W.

 

Warner & Sons

125 S 350 E

Burley, ID 83318

Phone: (208) 678-8642

Contact: Gary Warner

Notes: Located southeast corner of S 350 E and E. Highway 81. Farm may be closed (investigation needed).

 

Moyle Mink Ranch

571 E. Highway 81

Burley, ID 83318

Contact: Don Moyle, Cindy Moyle, Mark Moyle

Phone: (208) 654-2033

Fax: (208) 654-2446

Notes: Located off Highway 81, south on S 600 E to end of road. Cindy Moyle is a Board Member, Fur Commission USA (as of 2013).

 

Raft River Mink Ranch / Carson Farms

1174 S. Highway 81

Declo, ID 83323

Phone: (208) 645-3201

Contact: Nate & Desiree Carson

 

Moyle & Sons Fur Farm

(Rock Creek Canyon Ranch)

4052 North 2600 East

Filer, ID 83328

Phone: (208) 733-4440

Fax: (208) 734-5432

Contact: Jay & Barbara Moyle, Dean Moyle

Notes: Mink farm. Set back from road at end of driveway.

 

Alpine Clean Food

374 South 600 West

Heyburn, ID 83336

Contact: Lee & Martha Moyle, Shannon Wood

Notes: Fur farm feed supplier. At same address, Moyle Mink & Tannery (www.moytown.com).

 

Moyle Mink Farm

390 South 600 West

Heyburn, ID 83336

Phone: (208) 678-8481

Fax: (208) 678-3385

Contact: Lee & Marta Moyle, Ryan Moyle

Notes: Very large mink farm. Associated with Moyle Mink & Tannery (www.moytown.com). Visible from I-84.

 

fur farm

460 South 850 West

Heyburn, ID 83336

Notes: Mink farm.

 

Smith Furs

155 2nd Street West

Malta, ID 83342

Phone: (208) 645-2316

Fax: (208) 645-2230

Contact: Cregg W. Smith, Carma Smith, Osmer Smith

Notes: Located at end of service road, west of 2nd Street.

 

A-K Moyle Ranch

3539 South 1500 East

Wendell, ID 83355

Phone: (208) 536-6739

Fax: (208) 536-6670

Contact: Allen & Karla Moyle

Notes: Mink farm.

 

King Fur Ivie

118 Hangmans Road

Stites, ID 83552

Notes: Fox farm.

 

Rocky Mountain Fur Co.

14950 Hwy. 20/26

Caldwell, ID 83607

Phone: (208) 459-6894

Fax: (208) 459-6854

Web: www.rmfur.com

Contact: Dennis & Chris Heck, Jessi Heck

Notes: Wild fur buyer, trapping supplies.

 

Harris Mink Farms

15258 Green Road

Caldwell, ID 83607

Phone: (208) 459-6015 or (208) 459-9359

Fax: (208) 459-1922

Contact: Donald B. Harris, Scott L. Harris, Brent Harris

Notes: Very large mink farm. Scott Harris is Treasurer of Fur Commission USA (as of 2013).

 

Moscow Hide and Fur

1760 N. Polk Ext.

Moscow, ID 83843

Phone: (208) 882-0601

Fax: (208) 882-5715

Web: www.hideandfur.com

Notes: Wild fur buyer

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slaughterhouses

M = cow, pig, sheep, goat slaughter  /  P = poultry slaughter  /  V = other animals

 

Mickelsen Packing

2011 Riverton Road

Blackfoot, ID 83221

Phone: (208) 785-0860

MPV

 

Independent Meat Company

2072 Orchard Drive E

Twin Falls, ID 83301

Phone: (208) 733-0980

MPV

 

Valley Beef

437 W Ave. B

Wendell, ID 83355

Phone: (208) 308-7050

M

 

Ball Storage & Ice

625 Pancheri Drive

Idaho Falls, ID 83402

Phone: (208) 524-5111

MP

 

Jones Meat & Food Services

423 N Yellowstone Hwy.

Rigby, ID 83442

Phone: (208) 745-6523

MPV

 

Rammell Valley Pack

7080 N 3000 W

Tetonia, ID 83452

Phone: (208) 456-2546

MV

 

Owyhee Meat Company

3408 Industrial Road

Homedale, ID 83628

Phone: (208) 337-3648

MPV

 

Greenfield Custom Meats

2965 W Amity Road

Meridian, ID 83642

Phone: (208) 888-9690

MP

 

Northwest Premium Meats

137 N Happy Valley Road

Nampa, ID 83687

Phone: (208) 466-9413

MPV

 

Custom Meat Packing

515 E 45th Street

Boise, ID 83714

Phone: (208) 375-9424

MV

 

University of Idaho

Meats Lab

Moscow, ID 83843

Phone: (208) 885-6727

MPV

 

Wood's Meat Processing

482169 Highway 95

Sandpoint, ID 83864

Phone: (208) 263-3077

MPV

 

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