Deer Industry Conference 2017
The Path to 2020
Our work plans for the next five years have been finalised. Find out what this means for deer farmers and those who market our products
Deer Industry News Issue 83
• What to expect from new velvet handling requirements
• Clayton Station Regional Workshop
• John Spiers Farewelled - friends, colleagues pay tribute
2017 Deer Industry Environment Awards
Awards will be annouced at this year's Deer Industry Conference
Regional Workshop Calendar
Come and hear what Advance Party groups near you have been working on over the past year
MSD Deer Industry Photo Competition 2017
Winners will be annouced at this year's Deer Industry Conference
Photo by Emma Coutts People's Choice 2016.
Radio New Zealand, 28 May 2017
Kathryn Ryan meets Jan Kunz, director of the Dutch food company Luiten Foods, who is marketing chilled New Zealand Cervena venison to northern hemisphere markets. He says Europeans are learning to enjoy Cervena as a summer barbeque food, instead of the...
farmersweekly.co.nz, 29 May 2017
It's taken the best part of three years but departing Deer Industry New Zealand chairman Andy Macfarlane reckons the industry has completed a 360-degree turn of the wheel. Keeping the wheel in motion would be the job for the next incumbent and...
Interest.co.nz, 30 May 2017
LAMB Further lamb schedule lifts this week reflects strong demand for a market in short supply and one that is prepared to pay extra for it. Beef and Lamb NZ chairman warns that after the proposed Fairton closure, more sheep plant closures ar...
stuff.co.nz, 30 May 2017
A Golden Bay man has been fined for shooting and stealing three escaped deer in a fenced paddock. Blake Cottle pleaded guilty in the Nelson District Court on Tuesday to theft of animals and unlawfully possessing a loaded firearm. Cottle was...
stuff.co.nz, 28 May 2017
Deer industry leaders say the sector is in recovery mode after a period of poor performance. While deer numbers are down on their heyday in the early 2000s, hinds are being retained to rebuild herds and prices are at good levels and...