Wednesday, 05 July 2017 10:55

Venison hits sweet spot

Venison is hitting a ‘sweet spot’ of better prices, wider markets and reduced seasonality in prices, claims the industry.

Published in General News
Friday, 28 October 2016 13:51

Chilled venison markets and season growing

Sales of New Zealand chilled venison are growing, boosting returns to New Zealand deer farmers, even though overall venison production is down.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 21 June 2016 14:59

New cuts to help keep venison on menus

Venison exporters and Deer Industry NZ (DINZ) are promoting new cuts to chefs to increase returns from the whole deer carcass and to help keep venison on restaurant menus.

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A major new campaign to encourage Europeans to eat venison in the summer has been launched in Belgium.

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The deer industry hopes its good prices will stem the decline of the national deer herd and even cause a slight increase, Deer Industry NZ chief executive Dan Coup says.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 16 March 2016 08:55

Venison a bright spot on horizon

Deer farmers are enjoying the best venison prices in four years with the schedule up 11% at the spring peak on the year before.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 20 October 2015 14:10

New Zealand venison a hit in the Netherlands

Deer Industry New Zealand says the northern summer trial promotion of Cervena venison in the Netherlands went down well with chefs and their customers.

Published in World News
Sunday, 20 September 2015 19:00

Venison alternatives starting to move

Consolidation in the deer industry in the last five years means mainly the more committed farmers are left, which is good for the industry, says Kris Orange.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 27 May 2015 08:54

Cervena venison piloted in Europe

New Zealand venison exporters have started a trial to test the appetite of European consumers for Cervena venison in the summer grilling season.

Published in General News
Friday, 30 January 2015 09:41

PGP aims for yearly $56m boost for venison

Deer Industry New Zealand and the Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI) will be collaborating in a new Primary Growth Partnership (PGP) programme called Passion2Profit.

Published in General News
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