Read the latest articles & news releases from Deer Industry New Zealand.
Country of origin marks are appearing on a growing number of products containing New Zealand velvet in South Korea.
The Invermay Environment Focus Farm shows that the run-off of sediment, phosphorous (P) and nitrogen (N) from a deer farm can be effectively reduced by using an existing wetland, without making major changes in management.
Across-herd wapiti breeding values (BVs) and a terminal index for wapiti sires have been added to the Deer Select sire summary tables on the DINZ website.
The M7.8 earthquake that rocked Canterbury, Marlborough and Wellington on 14 November has provided some major challenges for deer farmers.