Monday, 14 October 2019 13:49

Moffat to lead deer industry team

Deer Industry NZ has appointed Innes Moffat as its new chief executive.

Published in General News
Thursday, 29 August 2019 11:55

Deer man to fly the ‘Coup’

Deer Industry NZ (DINZ) chief executive Dan Coup is moving on from the role after six years to become chief executive of the QEII National Trust from October 7.

Published in General News
Friday, 21 June 2019 10:55

Tags help keep track of NZ velvet

A new system is being developed for tracing tagged velvet as it moves through the supply chain.

Published in Agribusiness
Thursday, 06 June 2019 07:32

Deer sector wants better connections

While productivity on farm in the deer industry has improved, a question mark still hangs over the sector’s ability to get up to speed on sustainability and to connect better with policymakers.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 22 May 2019 08:00

Deer farmers disappointed by target

The deer sector has joined a growing chorus of farming groups – and others – describing the Government’s targets for methane reductions as unrealistic.

Published in General News

Deer Industry New Zealand is disappointed by the government’s recently announced emissions reduction targets for agriculture.

Published in General News
Friday, 08 March 2019 08:35

Deer numbers bouncing back

Farmed deer numbers, including breeding hinds and fawns, increased in 2018, says Statistics New Zealand.

Published in General News
Friday, 09 November 2018 10:55

Velvet prospects looking sound

Prospects for the velvet market during the 2018-19 season are expected to be reasonably stable, says Deer Industry NZ (DINZ).

Published in Agribusiness
Wednesday, 24 January 2018 10:27

Demand for stags reflects confidence 

Deer Industry New Zealand (DINZ) says strong sales of sire stags are being reported throughout the country.

Published in General News
Friday, 10 November 2017 07:55

Bright start to new velvet season

The new deer velvet season has opened strongly, with farmers reporting early enquiry from buyers at prices 10-15% above last season’s close.

Published in General News
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