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23 Nov 2020
  • VelTrak welcomed by major international customer
  • Try and keep those tags loose
  • How can I estimate my greenhouse gas emissions?
  • Breeding for parasite resistance sparks interest
  • CARLA webinar on Tuesday
  • Interested in becoming a DINZ Board observer?
  • Velvet made with care
  • Low-slope rules fail high country eco-farmers
  • Thinking of next winter yet?
  • Deer farmer wins 2021 Nuffield NZ Farming Scholarship
23 Nov 2020

Consumer demand for NZ deer antler velvet appears to be firming in the main markets, South Korea and China, as well as new growth markets like Taiwan. This is reflected in some reasonable sales of the new season’s crop, says DINZ markets manager Rhys Griffiths.

23 Nov 2020

Breeding values really show their worth in a commercial farm setting. That’s been the resounding conclusion of a year-long exercise on three commercial venison farms.

23 Nov 2020

Many countries and regions have re-imposed hospitality lockdowns in response to a resurgence in Covid-19 cases. Expensive cuts like lamb racks, venison striploins and beef tenderloins are sitting in freezers in Europe and the United States waiting for the restaurants to reopen.