News releases

Read the latest articles & news releases from Deer Industry New Zealand.


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23 Apr 2021
  • Join us at the 2021 Deer Industry Conference
  • Give weaners priority
  • Green drought biting in some regions
  • Getting our heads around greenhouse gases
  • If you can’t get to Invercargill
  • Kaumatua of Deer Genetics dies
  • Competition for seats on the DINZ Board
  • New science and policy appointment at DINZ
  • Planting time for trees
  • Another Big Deer Tour


23 Apr 2021

Farm registration with VelTrak begins on 3 May, when the primary contacts on deer farms will be emailed an invitation to register. Farmers are encouraged to register promptly, so they become familiar with VelTrak and have any questions answered well before the start of the new season.

23 Apr 2021

The South Korean market for branded health food products based on deer antler velvet and other traditional ingredients is continuing to grow, says Deer Industry New Zealand. Last year, it identified the launch of scores of new health food products based on velvet, most of it sourced from New Zealand.

16 Apr 2021

- Hawke’s Bay deer farm supreme award winner
- Industry Conference: Invercargill to host May 2021 Conference followed by National Technical Workshop
- Introducing Felix Shen: marketing manager for Primary Collaboration NZ to help pave way for velvet in China
- Seasonality in deer: research investigates deer phenotypes for seasonal physiology and grazing behaviour