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Paris NHP

400 Dayton Street, Suite B

Edmonds, WA 98020

Phone: (425) 673-1264 or (866) 314-0972

Fax: (425) 673-1625

Web: www.parisnhp.com

Contact: William R. Morton, CEO

Notes: Laboratory animal supplier (nonhuman primates).

 

Washington National Primate Research Center

University of Washington

Warren G. Magnuson Health Sciences Center

1705 NE Pacific Street

Seattle, WA 98195

Phone: (206) 543-0440

Fax: (206) 685-0305

Web: www.wanprc.org

Contact: David M. Anderson, Director

Notes: Laboratory animal supplier (nonhuman primates). WaNPRC is one of eight National Primate Research Centers funded by the National Center for Research Resources, a division of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). The centers breed nonhuman primates for laboratories and universities engaged in NIH-sponsored research. The centers also supply nonhuman primate blood samples, organs and biological fluids. WaNPRC also operates breeding colonies in Indonesia.

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fur

There were 9 mink farms in Washington in 2007 (the most recent year numbers are available), down from 21 in 1997, according to the National Agricultural Statistics Service.

 

Washington State Trappers Association

Web: www.watrappers.com

Notes: State trapping association.

 

Brick Road Fur Farm

19780 NE 55th Place (alt. 5616 196th Avenue NE)

Redmond, WA 98053

Phone: (425) 868-4192

Contact: Blair & Mary Hudson

Notes: Mink farm. Mary Hudson is Vice President, Olympic Fur Breeders Association (as of 2012).

 

American Legend Cooperative / Seattle Fur Exchange

200 SW 34th Street

Renton, WA 98055

Phone: (425) 251-3200 or (800) 551-3906

Fax: (425) 251-3222

Websites: www.americanlegend.com / www.americanlegendauctions.com / www.legendmink.com / www.blackglama.com / www.seattlefur.com

Contact: Joseph E. Morelli, President & CEO

Notes: “An agricultural marketing cooperative, owned and governed by family fur farmers.  American Legend has more than 200 member-owners, approximately one-third in Canada and the rest in the United States.” Seattle Fur Exchange: “North America’s largest fur auction house, selling over 70% of the North American mink crop annually.”

Acts as U.S. agent for Fur Harvesters Auction (www.furharvesters.com/usagents.html).

 

New Age Processors

200 SW 34th Street

Renton, WA 98055

Phone: (425) 656-0174

Fax: (425) 656-0175

Web: www.newageprocessors.com

Notes: Mink pelting/processing facility. At same address as American Legend Cooperative.

 

Northwest Farm Food Co-op

1370 S. Anacortes Street

Burlington, WA 98233

Phone: (360) 757-4225

Fax: (360) 757-8206

Contact: Jim Rowe, General Manager; Harvey Beck, President

Notes: Fur farm feed supplier.

 

Marr Mink Farm

9580 Mount Baker Highway

 -and-

9471 Cornell Creek Road

Deming, WA 98244

Phone: (360) 599-2881

Fax: (360) 599-3182

Contact: Dale & Dawn Marr, Dutch Marr, Ron Marr

Notes: Mt. Baker Highway is also known as State Route 542; Cornell Creek Road is just south of Mt. Baker Highway.

 

Beck’s Mink Farm

17903 Engebretsen Road

Granite Falls, WA 98252

Phone: (360) 691-6308

Fax: (360) 691-5414

Contact: Harvey & Gincy Beck

Notes: At same address, Olympic Fur Breeders Association. Harvey Beck is President, Northwest Farm Food Co-op (as of 2012).

 

Blue Granite Fur Farm

7715 Robe Menzel Road

Granite Falls, WA 98252

Phone: (360) 691-5026

Contact: Harold B. & Mary Craggs, Jeff & Allison Craggs

Notes: Mink farm. Located on east side of road. Farm reported closed (investigation needed).

 

Brainard Mink Ranch

19127 Welch Road

Snohomish, WA 98290

Contact: Raymond & Dianne Brainard

Phone: (360) 668-2991 or (360) 668-8763

Notes: Located south of State Route 522, west of the Snohomish River. Reported closed (summer 2011).

 

Roesler Brothers Fur Farm

33425 138th Street SE

Sultan, WA 98294

Phone: (360) 793-0429

Fax: (360) 793-7523

Contact: Brad & Kate Roesler, Jeff Roesler

Notes: Mink farm. Located west of 339th Avenue SE, north of US Hwy. 2. Brad Roesler is President, Olympic Fur Breeders Association (as of 2012) and Vice President, Northwest Farm Food Co-op (as of 2012). Kate Roesler is Secretary of Fur Commission USA (as of 2013).

 

Olsen Mink Ranch

4695 Reese Hill Road

Sumas, WA 98295

Notes: Farm reported closed (investigation needed).

 

United Farms

23212 86th Avenue E

Graham, WA 98338

Phone: (253) 847-4230

Fax: (253) 847-2345

Contact: John Annon, Dale Pedersen

Notes: Large mink farm. Not visible from road. Located west of 86th Ave.

 

Adam Stowell

221 Mitchell Lane

Chehalis, WA 98532

Phone: (608) 354-7387

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

 

Cascade Biological Supply

130 Lakeshore Drive

Pateros, WA 98846

Phone: (509) 923-2326 or (509) 322-6844

Contact: George Brady

Notes: Wild fur buyer; U.S. agent for Fur Harvesters Auction Inc. (www.furharvesters.com/usagents.html).

 

Miller’s Mink Ranch

2823 Addy Gifford Road

Gifford, WA 99131

Phone: (509) 722-6334

Contact: Mike & Gina Miller

Notes: Confirmed open (fall 2011).

 

Washington State University

Department of Veterinary Microbiology & Pathology

1040 NE Airport Road

Pullman WA 99164

Phone: (509) 335-7321

Web: www.vetmed.wsu.edu

Notes: WSU fur industry researcher John R. Gorham died in October 2011. Dr. Gorham received funding from the fur industry for many years, including a $10,000 grant from Fur Commission USA in 2010, to study diseases in mink. David J. Prieur, also at WSU, has also received funding from Fur Commission USA.

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slaughterhouses

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

 

ZYK Enterprises

17658 W Snoqualmie River Road NE

Duvall, WA 98019

Phone: (425) 788-1128

MP

 

Burk Ridge Farms

1577 Burk Road

Blaine, WA 98230

Phone: (360) 319-8033

Web: http://burkridgefarms.com

Notes: Mobile slaughterhouse. Cited in March 2015 for an egregious violation of the Humane Methods of Slaughter Act (USDA inspector observed an animal handled and/or slaughtered cruelly).

M

 

Island Grown Farmers Cooperative

13400 D'Arcy Road

Bow, WA 98232

Phone: (360) 766-4273

Web: www.igfcmeats.com

M

Notes: Mobile slaughterhouse.

 

Keizer Meats

8168 Bob Hall Road

Lynden, WA 98264

Phone: (360) 354-2515

M

 

Draper Valley Farms

1000 Jason Lane

Mount Vernon, WA 98273

Phone: (360) 424-7947

P

 

Draper Valley Farms

413 Jacks Lane

Mount Vernon, WA 98273

Phone: (425) 793-4135

MP

 

Schenk Packing Company

8204 288th Street NW

Stanwood, WA 98292

Phone: (206) 629-3939

Web: www.schenkpacking.com

MP

 

Kapowsin Meats

29401 118 Ave. E

Graham, WA 98338

Phone: (253) 847-1777

MPV

 

Puget Sound Meat Producers Cooperative

2357 Woods Road SE

Port Orchard, WA 98366

Phone: (253) 225-2226

Web: www.psmpc.com

M

Notes: Mobile slaughterhouse.

 

Smithco Meats

15509 Main Street

Sumner, WA 98390

Phone: (253) 863-5157

MP

 

Foster Farms

1700 S 13th Ave.

Kelso, WA 98626

Phone: (360) 575-4900

Web: www.fosterfarms.com

P

 

Walt's Wholesale Meats

350 S Pekin Road

Woodland, WA 98674

Phone: (360) 225-8203

MPV

 

Vern's Moses Lake Meats

2721 W Peninsula

Moses Lake, WA 98837

Phone: (509) 765-5671

MPV

 

Washington Beef

201 Elmwood Road

Toppenish, WA 98948

Phone: (509) 865-2121

MP

 

Community Agriculture Development Center

2450 Heine Road

Chewelah, WA 99109

Phone: (509) 935-6213

Web: http://communityagcenter.org

M

Notes: Mobile slaughterhouse.

 

Gallo Meats

880 S Washington

Colville, WA 99114

Phone: (509) 684-3448

MPV

Notes: Cited in October and September 2014 for violations of the Humane Methods of Slaughter Act (USDA inspector observed animals handled and/or slaughtered cruelly).

 

CPoW Livestock Processors Cooperative

13644 Stein Lane E

Odessa, WA 99159

Phone: (509) 994-8051

Web: www.livestockprocessors.com

M

 

Washington State University

Meats Lab

Wilson Road

Pullman, WA 99163

Phone: (509) 335-4353

M

 

McCary Meats

21981 Glade Road N

Basin City, WA 99343

Phone: (509) 269-4932

M

 

Sunleaf Farms

861 Sheffield Road

Mesa, WA 99343

Phone: (509) 265-4483

PV

 

Tyson Fresh Meats

13983 Dodd Road

Wallula, WA 99363

Phone: (509) 547-7545

Web: www.tyson.com

MV

 

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