• To determine research needs and set priorities.
  • To become aware of all sources of federal and state monies that may be used to the benefit of the U.S. Farm-Raised Catfish industry.
  • To establish a relationship with other organizations that when joined through common cause with CFA, will enhance the favorable outcome of mutual objectives.
  • To recognize and identify problems affecting the U.S. catfish industry, and to develop and implement plans for their solutions.