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10 Feb 2021

February / March 2021 Issue 106
- Setting the scene for 2021 season
 Velvet Coalition - partners join forces to seek opportunities in China health food market
- Industry Conference - return to the deep south for May 2021 Conference: 2020s Vision - The Focus is You
- Sire Sales - Subdued prices reflect impacts of COVID on markets but still some bright spots

18 Dec 2020

A 13.38 kg head of velvet from Greg Oliver’s red stag Benda was the big talking point at the 2020 NZ National Velvet and Hard Antler Competition held in Invercargill last week. It won first place in the 5 yr-old section and also took out the supreme Open Champion award. 

18 Dec 2020

Strong sales of venison in China are one bright light in otherwise stormy seas, says Deer Industry NZ venison marketing manager Nick Taylor. “September was a good month, with exports to China of 225 tonnes, by far the highest monthly total since Covid-19 emerged.

18 Dec 2020

- Venison hot on-line in the US
- Making it tougher for the cowboys
- No more on-farm TB testing of many deer herds
- Leading deer farmer dies suddenly
- South Westland TB movement control area extended
- Hakataramea Station family wins food challenge
- Industry conference in Invercargill in May 2021
- Original Maori place names for SI farms
- Hilson retires from practice management 
- Two Deer Facts in Deer Industry News
- Goodbye 2021, welcome 2021