Policy Statements – Resolutions & Comments

  • AGF Comments on Scrapie in Sheep and Goats Proposed Rule 9 CFR Parts 54 and 79: (12/5/2015) - We are commenting on behalf of the American Goat Federation (AGF).  AGF is the national trade association for the US Goat Industry representing over 90,000 goat producers in the United States.  Please note that several of our comments are made in conjunction with and in support of the ASI comments that are being submitted under…
  • Resolution Opposing Environmental Assessment for Implementing Southwestern Gray Wolf Management Plan for Portions of Arizona, New Mexico and Texas (4/3/2013) - Resolution rejecting U. S. Fish & Wildlife's Environmental Assessment for the Implementation of a Southwestern Gray Wolf(Canis lupus)Management Plan for Portions of Arizona, New Mexico and Texas WHERAS, in December, 2012, the U. S. Fish & Wildlife Service (USFWS) distributed an Environmental Assessment for the Implementation of a Southwestern Gray Wolf Management Plan for Arizona,…
  • AGF Predator Control Policy Statement: (8/23/2012) - The American Goat Federation (AGF) recognizes that wildlife is a valuable public resource.  We also recognize that wildlife must be managed in a responsible and legal manner to minimize damage to agriculture and private property and to reduce risks to public health and safety. AGF believes in local collaboration for decision making on predator management. …