Fur Market Report: Volume of Fur Expected to Rise

Signs point to strong prices, but climate and market reaction to higher output remain unknowns   Anxiety often culminates as we approach trapping seasons. With the high prices of last year, every trapper in the country is excited and anxious. We’re excited because … [Read More]

FHA Sale Closes Major Wild Fur Auctions for the Season

The Fur Harvesters Auction sale that concluded earlier this week is the last major wild fur sale of the season. Following the June 18 sale, FHA reported an all-time historical gross sales record for the season. “The highlight of the sale … [Read More]

NAFA Sale Clearances High, Fur Prices Down

While clearances remained high, prices at the North American Fur Auctions sale held last week were lower for most species than they were at the record-breaking NAFA sale held in February. This reflects an expected trend that Trapper & Predator Caller … [Read More]

Fur Prices Decline at Latest Fur Harvesters Auction Sale

Fur Harvesters Auction has released the results of the sale they held earlier this week. While clearances remained high, prices did drop a little on most species. The declining prices were not unexpected. Trapper & Predator Caller‘s fur market expert, Serge … [Read More]

Fur Harvesters Auction March Sale Results Posted

Fur Harvesters Auction held a fur sale on March 21 and 22. The results were posted on their site. Here are the results in chart form: The next FHA auction will be on May 19-20. The next North American Fur … [Read More]

Prices Soar in First NAFA Sale of 2013

North American Fur Auctions held their first sale of the year last week, and the news couldn’t be better for trappers and predator hunters. NAFA reports record attendance, some new record prices and 100-percent clearances on some species. Here is the … [Read More]

Mark Your Calendars: 2013 NAFA Fur Auction Dates Set

With the 2012 fur sale season winding down, North American Fur Auctions has announced the preliminary auction schedule for 2013. Here are the dates: Feb. 17 to 23 (on show Feb. 12) May 28 – June 4 (on show May 24) Sept. … [Read More]

NAFA Reports Record Raccoon and Coyote Sales

The North American Fur Auctions sale that concluded this weekend saw prices come down slightly for most wild fur compared to sales results from the February auction, but the organization reported record numbers of raccoon and coyote pelts were sold. … [Read More]

Fur Prices Peaking, Time to Sell

Serge Lariviére In his latest Fur Market Report, Trapper & Predator Caller fur market expert Serge Lariviére says that despite a mild winter, demand from China for fur has driven prices to exciting new highs. And with those highs, the time has come … [Read More]

Fur Is Hot in Fashion World

Could fashion trends help drive rising fur prices up higher? Fashion designers play a major role in worldwide fashion trends, and if early signs are any indication, fur could be very popular this year. That, in turn, might help boost … [Read More]