SPACES ARE FULL. If you register now, you will be on the waitlist and we will be in touch if a space becomes available. More info deernz.org/next-gen-2018
Next Generation 2018 - 12/13th Sept, Waikato
2018 Environmental Management Code of Practice
The Code has had extensive input from deer farmers and experienced consultants and provides farm and in-paddock scale practices for deer farmers to complete Farm Environment Plans required by local authority regulation.
2018 Deer Industry Conference Proceedings
Videos from this year's conference arte now online to view.
Deer Industry Regional Workshops
Come and hear what Advance Party groups near you have been working on over the past year
Feed Cost Comparer
Is it better value to feed peas or silage? What's the cents per mj/me of oats?
- P2P Regional Workshops
- Advance Party National Workshop report
- Velvet markets - East meets West at exciting "New Origin"...
DEEResearch's Annual report for the year 1 July 2016 - 30 June 2017. Contains financial information and details of research investments including...
Radio NZ, 12 October 2018
The deer industry is looking to attract skilled, enthusiastic newcomers. Many deer farming pioneers are now wanting to retire but the Deer Farmers Association's Justin Stevens says there's still plenty of opportunity for people entering deer farming to make their mark. He says it's a vibrant and exciting industry but one that's not often on the radar for school leavers. "It's just such a beautiful business to be in... We need to shout it from the roof tops."
Radio NZ, 8 October 2018
New Zealand's pioneering deer milk industry has been going from strength to strength this year, picking up a host of accolades.
Rural life, 3 October 2018
Bruce and Jenny Paterson are to host the Southland Next Generation Advance Party's (NGAP) regional field day on their Lower Scotts Gap property at the end of the month.
Mr Paterson said the October 30 field day would include keynote speaker, PGG Wrightson agronomist Brian Young.
He said the field day was not just for Southland NGAP programme as all farmers and other interested people were invited.
Rural Life, 26 September 2018
An Otago Polytechnic agriculture student is now more clued up about the deer industry after her recent trip with the future deer farmers experience.
Country Life, 21 September 2018
Deer Industry New Zealand's Tony Pearse has recently returned from the 7th World Deer Congress in Russia and says Russia is turning its attention to high-end velvet products for the tourist market.
Rural Life, 19 September 2018
Southern Rural Life reporter Yvonne O’Hara asked DairyNZ, Beef + Lamb New Zealand and Deer Industry New Zealand for their thoughts about the new animal welfare regulations, which will be in place on October 1.
The Country, 18 September 2018
New Zealand's pioneering deer milk industry has received a further boost by being named a finalist in this year's New Zealand Food Awards.
Pamu, the brand for Landcorp Farming, is a finalist in both the primary sector award and the novel food and beverage award.