Important Information

Fresh water policies better, but still some issues

The deer industry says the government’s freshwater policy decisions will give farmers more certainty about what they need to do on their farms to comply with the revised national freshwater quality standard and new regulations.

Venison marketers building on-line and retail sales

Marketers of New Zealand farm-raised venison are making a concerted push to build sales through on-line outlets and through gourmet retailers.

Deer Industry COVID-19 Information

Resources and information for managing your business during the COVID-19 Level 4 Alert >>

2020 MSD Deer Industry Photo Competition

Enter your photos to this years photo competitioin! Thanks to all our sponsor MSD Animal Health.

Feed Cost Comparer

Is it better value to feed peas or silage? What's the cents per mj/me of oats?

New Zealand Deer Industry Initiatives

  • Advance Parties

    Deer farmers finding new ways to lift profit.

  • NZ Venison

    NZ venison products, recipes and more

  • NZ Deer Velvet

    Learn more about NZ Velvet & Co-Products

  • DEERSelect

    Deer Select

    A genetic evaluation system to advance NZ deer herd genetics

  • P2P

    Transforming the New Zealand venison industry