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27 Jul 2018
  • Know a youngster who is interested in deer? Get them to apply for the Future Deer Farmers Experience 2018.
  • Possible levy increase to be discussed.
  • More workshops for rural professionals.
  • Peel Forest deer farmer wins Rabobank Award.
  • Clachanburn profiled.
27 Jul 2018

There are now 26 Advance Parties (APs) operating from north of Auckland to Southland. DINZ Passion2Profit manager Innes Moffatt says some of those set-up three or four years ago are changing direction and in most APs there is a greater focus on the environment.

27 Jul 2018

Venison marketers say they are getting good uptake from farmers for the supply contracts now on offer for the traditional chilled season, from August to November. Beyond that, they are looking for a spread of supply.

22 Jun 2018

Deer farmers wanting fewer late fawning hinds can now buy sires and hinds with breeding values (BVs) for earlier fawning.  Not every deer farmer is looking for hinds that cycle early, but nobody wants late fawns, says Deer Select manager Sharon McIntyre.